Take It To The Court Grants $100,000 to local schools
The Trail Blazers Foundation and Wells Fargo teamed up to provide $100,000 in grants to schools across Oregon and Clark County, Washington in support of their academic, art, athletic and community programs. The following schools received funding for these programs. Congrats to this year’s recipients!
Winning Grant Summaries
New books and an interactive touchscreen for the school library.
Hygiene supplies such as toothpaste, shampoo, soap and feminine products for students.
Costumes for the after school 3rd -6th grade Traditional Mexican Ballet Folklorico Dance Club.
Books that demonstrate character development, problem solving, physical education, and cooking for students with behavioral needs.
Supplies for after school programming including LEGO Robotic Club, and High-Altitude Balloon Club.
Funds for field trips to college campuses, supplies and community events for the 7th – 12th grade AVID program.
Funds to bring Adelante Chicas afterschool programming.
Scholarships for students to participate in Chess for Success competitions throughout Oregon.
Installation of new basketball court with 8 hoops.
Weatherproof surface for year-round use for class activities and after school programs.
College tour of 15 + schools in Oregon for 12 High School students.
New instruments, supplies and music books for students.
Reading Results for up to 25 students in 1st-3rd grade who need additional assistance with reading.
Health Occupations Career Technical Education Program and the opportunity for nearly 40 students to attend the State Leadership Conference.