Givers Gain® Grants Awarded to Five Deserving Organizations
This year’s winter round of Givers Gain® Grants have been awarded. Every year the BNI Foundation awards at least ten $1,000 grants to schools and educational organizations for projects that will benefit students. To qualify the school or organization must be associated with one of our Business Voices teams. Here are this year’s winners.
Swift Youth Foundation in Scottsdale, AZ
The Swift Youth Foundation was founded in 1980 to provide a camping experience to children who would otherwise be unable to afford it. The organization works to empower teens to make a positive difference in their own lives and communities by developing leadership skills and instilling a commitment to social action.
Horizon House in Philadelphia, PA
Started in 1952 as a support group for former mental health patients, Horizon House is committed to helping individuals live a fulfilling life in their communities. There PEACE program helps young people deal with early psychosis.
Just for Girls in West Bradenton, FL
Just for Girls makes a positive impact on young women through prevention education, academic support, character development, and personal enrichment. They provide before and after school programs as well as education programs for K-8th grade that help girls map a new path to success, find their personal inspiration, and increase their grades.
Investing in Kids, St. Augustine
INK works to provide scholarships, innovative programs and classroom resources to the students of the Saint Johns County public school system.
Building Blocks School
Congratulations to all of the recipients. We look forward to learning more about the programs the Givers Gain® Grants will fund.