Canby groups receives grants
The Oregon Community Foundation has just announced $3.7 million in grants to metro Portland nonprofits, including Todos Juntos in Canby, which received two grants.
One grant for $10,000 is to create after-school Latin Clubs for 50 Hispanic students from middle schools in Sandy and Molalla, with a focus on leadership, the philosophy of Cesar Chavez, and service learning projects.
An additional grant for $38,065 was awarded to Todos Juntos in Canby to improve the PreventNet program that provides prevention and intervention services as well as academic enrichment to middle school youth identified as high risk in Clackamas County.
The mission of The Oregon Community Foundation is to improve life for all Oregonians through the power of philanthropy. For more information about OCF, visit: www.oregoncf.org.