|January 23, 2015||Kathleen Dempsey, 772.359.5118|
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
JUNIOR LEAGUE OF THE PALM BEACHES, INC.
The Junior League of the Palm Beaches Community Assistance Grant
Application Due by March 1
Palm Beach County – The Junior League of the Palm Beaches is accepting Community Assistance Grant applications from local agencies in Palm Beach County through March 1, 2015. The Junior League has a rich history of identifying unmet needs in our local area, developing programs with impactful outcomes, and forming community partnerships to achieve our goals. The purpose of the Community Assistance Grant is to identify and aid non-profit agencies in Palm Beach County whose proposed funding would go towards one of the components of our mission. Precedence will be given to those agencies who are working to ensure children and young adults in and aging out of the foster care system are supported and ready to thrive as they approach independence. Grants may be awarded in an amount up to but not to exceed $2,500.
For those interested in learning more about the Junior League, visit www.jlpb.org or call 561-689-7590. You can also visit the Junior League of the Palm Beaches Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/JuniorLeaguePB and follow us on Instagram @JuniorLeaguePB to see what we are doing in the community.
The Junior League of the Palm Beaches is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Our purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.