The RSF Women’s Fund presented eight non-profit organizations with a total of $251,438 in grants at a May 18 event held at the RSF Tennis Club. With these gifts, the Women’s Fund has granted just under $3 million since beginning in 2004.
The Women’s Fund gave gifts to the following non-profits in 2016:
In the Economic Development and Education Focus group grants were given to the following:
▪ Dress for Success: Suits to Self Sufficiency Program — $10,000; Monarch School: Internship Program — $50,000; Reality Changers: College Town, College Apps Academy, The Alumni Network — $50,000; Tender Loving Canines —$21,438.
In Youth Services:
▪ A Reason To Survive: Creating Vibrant Neighborhoods Initiative — $50,000; Eric Paredes: Save a Life Foundation — $25,000; Girls Rising Mentor Program: $25,000; Mira Costa College Foundation: RAFFY (Resources and Assistance for Former Foster Youth) — $20,000.
For more information, visit http://www.rsfwomensfund.org.