Chevron to contribute $345k to 40 local programs

 

Chevron has announced 40 recipients of $345,000 from 2013 Community Investment Program grants. Forty local programs will receive $345,000 this year. Individual grants range from $5,000 to $20,000. All organizations funded through the grant program address critical needs in the community including education, economic development and health and safety.

2013 Community Investment Program Recipients

Organization

Program

Funding

Afford Foundation

The Garden of Hope project

$5,000

Alpha House "A Place for New Beginnings"

Crisis Intervention Shelter Services

$5,000

Assistance League of Bakersfield

Operation School Bell

$5,000

Bakersfield Pregnancy Center

The Infant Car & Sleep Safety Project

$5,000

Bike Bakersfield

Youth Bicycle Safety and Education Programs

$20,000

Boys & Girls Clubs of Fresno County

Academic Success with Power Hour Plus in the community of Huron

$10,000

Buena Vista Museum

Outreach programs in the area of STEM education

$20,000

California Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership

Youth Leadership International programs

$7,500

CASA of Fresno and Madera Counties

Continuing education and advocacy support for children

$10,000

Community Center for the Arts & Technology (CCAT) Bakersfield

Media and Performing Arts Classes

$6,500

Covenant Community Services

Former Foster Youth Job Training program

$20,000

Dress for Success Bakersfield

Career Center Enhancement program

$10,000

Girl Scouts of Central California South

Chevron Cares About STEM Careers program

$15,000

GRID Alternatives

Solar workforce development programs

$10,000

Habitat for Humanity - Golden Empire

Home rehabilitation efforts for citizens in need

$10,000

Henrietta Weill Memorial Child Guidance Clinic

The Tutor Time After-School Education Program

$10,000

Housing & Opportunity Foundation of Kern

Community Science Institute

$10,000

Jesus Shack Inc

Mobile Medical Services for youth in need

$10,000

JJ's Legacy

Donate Life community awareness efforts

$10,000

Kern Assistive Technology Center

The Money Camp program

$10,000

Kern Co Supt of Schools Educational Foundation

JobsPlus program & Special People Day

$10,000

Kern County Sheriff's Activities League

The SAL Program for Local Communities

$5,000

Links for Life

Links for Life

$5,000

MARE

Therapeutic Equine-Assisted activities

$10,000

Mendiburu Magic Foundation

Patient Assistant Funds program

$7,500

Mercy Foundation Bakersfield

Staff professional development and continued education opportunities

$10,000

National MS Society (So. CA/Nevada)

2014 MS Service Day Project

$2,500

Nature Corps

Science in Action program

$8,500

New Advances for People with Disabilities (NAPD)

The SMART Learning initiative

$5,000

New Life Recovery and Training Center

The "Project Access" - Computer Access and Literacy Program

$7,500

Parent Institute for Quality Education (PIQE)

Parent engagement in STEM education workshops

$10,000

Probation Auxiliary County of Kern (PACK)

"Im Thumbody" program

$5,000

Rebuilding Together Kern County

The Safe at Home program

$5,000

Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House

Family supportive services

$15,000

Society for Disabled Children

The Speech Therapy & Reading (STAR) program

$5,000

The League of Dreams, Inc

League of Dreams swimming lessons

$5,000

Tree Foundation of Kern

The Trees For Education program

$10,000

Valley Achievement Center

The Striving for Acceptance through Inclusive Learning (S.A.I.L.) program

$10,000

 

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