DOLAND SCHOOL RECIEVES $500 GRANT FROM THE SHOPKO FOUNDATION
Doland School will use the grant to help fund the 2019 Senior Trip. Doland School is pleased to announce it has received a $500 grant from the Shopko Foundation. These funds will support the senior trip aimed to broadening the educational experiences of students from Doland. The Shopko Foundation granted a check to Doland School during a check presentation ceremony that took place on (date) at the Doland School. Danielle Houghtaling, Taren Tschetter, Emily Foiles and Melissa Knox were present to receive the check. “The students are excited about the opportunities their senior trip will provide. This grant will get the students closer to their fundraising goal to allow them to travel to Orlando, Florida.” said Melissa Knox, Teacher at Doland School. The Shopko Foundation believes in providing “the stuff that counts® ” and enhancing the lives of neighbors in every community that Shopko serves. The Shopko Foundation supports accredited schools and 501(c)3 organizations with grants that are awarded throughout the year for programs that further the Foundation’s purpose of promoting the health and education of Shopko’s teammates and customers.
About the Shopko Foundation Founded in 2004, the Shopko Foundation is a 501(c)3 corporation operated exclusively for charitable purposes. To maximize its impact, the Foundation has a narrow focus on areas of giving that support the health of Shopko customers, teammates, and communities. The Foundation also recognizes that education is fundamental to an individual’s health and functionality in society. Funds support established non-profit organizations with a proven record of success in maintaining solid, critical programs or innovative new organizations and programs supported by established non-profits or successful leadership. The Foundation issues grants to support organizations or programs that help citizens of all ages maintain or improve their physical health and help students succeed in school and become self-sufficient adults. For more information, visit www.shopko.com/foundation.