The Field to Food Bank Project supports the purchase of fresh local "second" quality produce from Skagit County fields. The program supports local agriculture and provides fresh produce to Food Bank clients.
Electrical upgrades at the Rexville-Blackrock Outdoor Amphitheater will enhance the quality of productions and increase safety for patrons, actors and volunteers.
Purchase of new software specifically designed for their kind of non-profit organization, improving efficiency and compliance with Federal regulations. Funds cover personnel training from the Reed Advantage, a local business.
The Adult Education Program provides GED preparation for students. The program plays a vital role in equipping students to exit poverty and to become college and career ready.
In Skagit County Approximately 450 reports of child sexual abuse are reported annually. Funds for the prevention and education initiative will be a community wide effort to reduce the sexual abuse of children.
Funding will support monthly caregiver support groups for families living with individuals with dementia and Alzheimer's.
New computers and accounting/management software will improve day to day operations. Skagit Adult Day Program offers supervised activities and friendship in a comfortable, non-institutional setting in Burlington and Anacortes.