Rancho Santa Fe Women’s Fund hosts ‘The Great 2015 Grant Awards Roundup’


The Rancho Santa Fe Women’s Fund held “The Great 2015 Grant Awards Roundup” May 13 at the RSF Tennis Club. The RSF Women’s Fund presented gifts at the grant awards celebration to non-profits selected for this year’s grants cycle.

The mission of the Rancho Santa Fe Women’s Fund is to “educate, inspire, and increase the number of women committed to philanthropy in order to strengthen the community and impact lives through informed, focused collective giving.”

Organizations that received grants from the RSF Women’s Fund at the May 13 event included:

•San Diego Public Library Foundation: “Aware” program. New program to help sex-trafficking victims and at-risk youth that frequent six local libraries — $25,000.

•Armed Services YMCA at Camp Pendleton: Expansion of Mommy & Me preschool to the Mottino Family YMCA in Oceanside to support off-base families — $41,000.

•Just in Time for Foster Youth: Expansion of Financial Horizons for Young Women to North County: $25,000.

•Mama’s Kitchen: Breast Cancer Outreach Project: $25,000.

•San Diego Rescue Mission: $50,000.

•Southern Caregiver Resource Center: $45,000.

•Veterans Association of North County: Career Transition Assistance Program — $43,000.

Total donations to date since RSF Women’s Fund’s inception 10 years ago: $2,659,585.

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