HIGH PLAINS HELPING HANDS - COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
High Plains Helping Hands will use funds to convert 1.5 acres of land into a sustainable farm and garden for disadvantaged families and go towards the creation of 45 raised beds, an irrigation system and materials to protect the crops. The fresh food and resources cultivated are donated while jobs are created as well.
ICAN: POSITIVE PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH - CHANDLER, AZ
For almost 30 years, ICAN has been dedicated to providing free programs that empower youth to be productive, self-confident and responsible members of the community. Funds will go to the following programs: The Child and Adult Care Food Program which provides kids with nutritious snacks, lunches during school breaks and dinner Monday – Friday. Another portion will go to their Playworks program which focuses on the power of structured outdoor physical activities. The final allocation will go to their Garden Club.
LAKE HAZEL MIDDLE SCHOOL - BOISE, ID
Grant dollars will go to support the before school basketball program where every morning up to 75 students start their day with a healthy activity in a safe environment.
YMCA OF NORTHERN UTAH - SALT LAKE CITY, UT
YMCA of Northern Utah will fund increased access to their winter sports program for low-income children, specifically the Y I Ski Winter Sports Program serving kids ages 7-18 who otherwise would not be able to afford the associated costs of staying active through winter sports.