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Wilson Foundation awards $2M grant to Boys & Girls Clubs

The Quad Cities Community Foundation has announced two major grants to expand workforce development efforts. (MGN)
The Quad Cities Community Foundation has announced two major grants to expand workforce development efforts. (MGN)(KWQC)
Published: Dec. 14, 2019 at 7:31 PM EST
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The Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation has awarded $2 million to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan.

The matching grant will match $1 for every $2 raised by the organization as part of a $15 million fundraising goal over the next three years.

More than $5 million already has been raised.

The organization serves youths ages 6-18. Ralph C. Wilson Jr.

Foundation vice president of programs and communications Jim Boyle says the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan’s “innovative and multi-generational approach has great potential to be a driver of economic mobility not only for youth, but also their families and surrounding community.”

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