Sep 7, 2016
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The Tutor Corps Foundation is encouraging local students to apply for grants to carry out projects that have a sustainable impact in their community.

The Community Service Grants support innovative student community service projects with grants ranging from $250 to $ 750. Students from grades 6 through 11 can apply. Projects may address issues such as poverty, education, health or the environment.

The deadline for applications is Oct. 1.

To apply, go here.

Tutor Corps Foundation was established by Tutor Corps, an educational services company that provides personalized, one-on-one tutoring for students. The Foundation tutors under-resourced students, offers community service scholarships and provides educational expertise to nonprofits, according to the organization.


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Mike Aldax is the editor of the Richmond Standard. He has 13 years of journalism experience, most recently as a reporter for the San Francisco Examiner. He previously held roles as reporter and editor at Bay City News, Napa Valley Register, Garden Island Newspaper in Kaua’i, and the Queens Courier in New York City.