JCPenney awards $7,500 grant to Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids
November 13th, 2010
During the 2010-2011 school year, more Grand Rapids students will be participating in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth afterschool program thanks in part to an access grant made possible by JCPenney Afterschool. The $7500 local grant is part of a larger $5 million grant distribution benefitting the YMCA of the USA, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, National 4-H and FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology). Through these organizations, JCPenney is assisting families with children who are currently not enrolled in afterschool services or are on the verge of withdrawing due to financial hardship....Read more here!