CHILDREN WILL BENEFIT FROM THE FONTANA FOUNDATION OF HOPE DONATION
Children’s Fund Receives a $50,000 Donation
SAN BERNARDINO, California – The Fontana Foundation of HOPE bestowed a $50,000 donation to Children’s Fund which will make a difference in many vulnerable children’s lives.
Children’s Fund has provided more than 69,000 services to children in need this past year, including emergency needs support for children and enhancing services through privately-fundraised dollars. Examples of services provided last fiscal year, which ran from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016 include: sending 125 graduating seniors to Computer Camp, which provided training, laptops, printers, and software; acknowledging all San Bernardino County foster youth on their birthday and the holidays with gifts to ensure they know they are cared for; providing beds/bedding to children so they don’t have to sleep on the floor or couch; seeing 1600 child abuse victims at the Children’s Assessment Center; paying for orthodontic support for children to brighten their smiles; and awarding 28 scholarships to foster youth attending college.
“The Fontana Foundation of HOPE shares our vision of providing a bright future for every child,” states Stacy Iverson, President & CEO of Children’s Fund. “This generous partnership is a true testament of their dedication to the vulnerable children in our communities.”
Founded in 1986, Children’s Fund is a nonprofit whose mission is giving our vulnerable children support, opportunity and hope by breaking destructive cycles through community partnerships. Since its inception, Children’s Fund has served more than 1.4 million children. For more information on Children’s Fund or to learn how you can give a child hope for brighter tomorrows by making a donation, go to www.childrensfundonline.org or call 909.379.0000.
The Fontana Foundation of HOPE vision statement is helping families and communities by providing hope and resources to children, seniors and those who are in need.
Together, Children’s Fund and the Fontana Foundation of HOPE can do so much more for the kids in our communities.