In November, Intero Foundation donated $37,000 to the local nonprofits listed below that support low-income and disadvantaged youth.
Adolescent Counseling Services: The nonprofit received $8,000 to support Outlet, a program of adolescent counseling services. Outlet empowers Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQQ+) youth and builds safe and accepting communities through support, education and advocacy.
Chartwell School:The organization was awarded $8,000 for financial aid for bright students with language-based learning differences, including dyslexia. This money will support 8-9 students for the full K-12 program.
Each One Reach One: The nonprofit received $10,000 for workshops and classes for GED, college prep and visual arts for at-risk youth in Juvenal Hall.
Spark:The organization received $6,000 for student mentorships at local companies with hands-on projects. The money will support financially underserved students from Title 1 schools.