DPR Foundation gives $50K to support youth development - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Money

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

DPR Foundation gives $50K to support youth development

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Related Stories

Posted: Saturday, February 9, 2013 5:49 pm

The DPR Foundation, a company-wide initiative of DPR Construction to help disadvantaged kids, has awarded East Valley youth program ICAN, with a $50,000 grant. The money was awarded to support ICAN’s youth development programs, which build necessary skills in youth to avoid substance abuse, gang activity and juvenile delinquency in high risk communities.

The investment by DPR Foundation helps ensure that ICAN is able to continue providing these critical programs entirely free of charge, a priority of ICAN’s given the limited resources available to pay for like services in low income homes. The investment will help support access to the program to 250 youth daily, a 55 percent increase since 2012 when ICAN moved into the new ICAN Lon E. Hoeye Youth Center in Chandler following the successful completion of a $5.6 million capital campaign.

• Briefs compiled by staff and wire reports

More about

More about

More about

  • Discuss

Joseph Huff-Hannon: Morning in Machine Gun America

Exploring American gun culture and the thin line between fact and fiction. Image by Flickr user Todd Lapin By Joseph Huff-Hannon I’ve never be…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 3:46 pm @ https://www.guernicamag.com/daily/joseph-huff-hann…

Tucson donor issues challenge to Phoenix: Save Arizona Theatre Company

You might call it a stay of execution, except the clemency call came not from the governor’s mansion but from inside Arizona Theatre Company’s…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 2:59 pm @ http://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/arts/…

Baby Boxes Save Lives. So Why Are They Running Into Trouble in Indiana?

In middle-ages Rome, the walls of convents had “foundling wheels” where new mothers could leave their unwanted babies. In present-day South Ko…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 2:58 pm @ http://www.slate.com/blogs/xx_factor/2016/06/29/ba…

Scrappy startup? Turn up the heat in Phoenix.

At the Global Entrepreneurship Summit a few days ago, Google co-founder Sergey Brin advised fledgling startups to stay away from Silicon Valle…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 2:58 pm @ https://blog.somaticlabs.io/scrappy-startup-turn-u…

Arizona couple gets married at advanced screening of 'Mike and Dave need wedding dates'

PHOENIX - A Valley couple won themselves a fairly unique wedding. While some get married in a church and dance to Nat King Cole's "L-O-V-E" or…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 1:59 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/entertainment/events/arizona-…

Main Street Morning: “Vertical farm” startups let you build a garden in your garage

Welcome to Main Street Morning, The Washington Post’s daily collection of news affecting entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses with a …

Published: June 30, 2016 - 1:50 pm @ https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/on-small-busin…

Don't Miss These 10 Art Shows in Phoenix This Week

Lynn Trimble A A “The road is endless for the true traveler,” says Thuong Nguyen, one of several dozen artists showing works at local gallerie…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 1:45 pm @ http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/dont-miss-thes…

71 Celebrities Share Their Favorite Things About America

We asked dozens of prominent Americans to share a favorite thing about the U.S. for the Fourth of July. From small-town diners to big-city tra…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 1:46 pm @ http://time.com/4387139/america-celebrities-favori…


Thursday marks third anniversary of deadliest fire in Arizona history

PHOENIX — Nineteen Granite Mountain Hotshot firefighters died in Yarnell, northwest of Phoenix, on June 30, 2013 when a sudden wind shift from…

Published: June 30, 2016 - 12:58 pm @ http://ktar.com/story/1149799/thursday-marks-third…

Facebook

ahwatukee.com on Facebook

Twitter

ahwatukee.com on Twitter

RSS

Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px

Most Popular

Online poll

Loading…