Big Brothers Big Sisters
For a Program Specialist who will support 24 new Big Brother Big Sister matches in the community.
The programs include a 12-week session entitled Positive Effective Parenting, proven to increase parenting knowledge and skills and an 8-week class, Fathers Are Parents Too class in Clemmons for 15 fathers. The class provides case management for five of the participants.
The Arts Council
To expand services to schools in Clemmons-Lewisville for teacher training to integrate the arts. Also, to develop pilot programs for early learning and after-school arts enrichment. The grant will target public schools and provide more arts education programming to core curriculum teachers to ensure the benefits of arts integration will be available to all students.
To provide funding for their Patient Advocacy Program and increase the capacity of individuals served in Lewisville/Clemmons through supporting a patient advocate. Patient advocates leverage services and help provide support programs for cancer treatment, survivors, and their families.
Jerry Long YMCA-LIVESTRONG
OneLIVESTRONG at the YMCA session, serving 10-12 individuals. LIVESTRONG is a research-based, physical activity, and well-being program designed to help adult cancer survivors reclaim their total health after treatment.The funding help individuals who cannot afford the program enrollment costs to receive the rehabilitation they need.
Jerry Long YMCA-Summer Learning Academy
Summer Learning Academy gives students from Title I schools the opportunity to stay on grade level, in a structured environment. Breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack are provided to all attendees and siblings are welcome to join them at meal times.