Local organizations who support youth education, arts, community activities and services were recently awarded over $19k in funds from Youth in Philanthropy Encouraging Excellence (YiPEE). The grant money was announced during a ceremony led by student leaders. Benefiting organizations include: Adelante, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio, Boys & Girls Clubs of Toledo, Children’s Rights Collaborative of Northwest Ohio, Children’s Theatre Workshop, Diabetes Youth Services, Down Syndrome Association of Greater Toledo, Mended Little Hearts of Northwest Ohio, Mobile Meals of Toledo, Serenity Farm Equestrian Center, Swanton Schools Backback Buddies and The Learning Club of Toledo. YiPEE is coordinated by Leadership Toledo, made possible through The Toledo Community Foundation’s support.
For more information, leadershiptoledo.org