School/Organization: Iowa College Tour
Project Leader: Melanie Fortin
Description: Every year academically qualified students miss out on this opportunity because they are not able to afford the trip or to visit these schools on their own. Every dollar raised directly benefits students who travel on a tour of colleges and universities. Many of these students come from financially disadvantaged households and are the first in their families to attend college.
School/Organization: SWITCH Program
Project Leader: Brian Christoffersen
Description: This is the 4th renewal of the grant for $1,000 for the SWITCH Program.
School/Organization: Families Helping Families
Project Leader: Don McDill
Description: The Spread Your Wings project was formally set up in January, 2010 with a mission of helping to improve self-confidence and develop positive self-worth in foster children through various after-school activities.
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