2016 Affiliate Grants
2016 was an exciting year for Youth Volunteer Corps Affiliate Grants, with YVC Headquarters awarding the most grant funding in our history. The following grants were awarded:
Grow Your Impact – $4,500 Awarded
The Grow Your Impact Grants represent YVCHQ’s largest grant-making effort to date. $4,500 was awarded to three incredible Affiliates who branched out to touch more lives and strengthened their roots, ensuring their programs would be part of their communities for years to come. $1,500 was available to Affiliates at any level and $2,500 was available to Gold Level Affiliates only. Congratulations to Philadelphia, Charleston and Alpena!
Affiliate of the Year – $1,000 Awarded
Congratulations to YVC of Hampton Roads, VA, the 2016 Affiliate of the Year! This is the top honor we award for YVC Affiliates, so it includes a $1,000 grant.
Service-Learning Grant – $2,800 Awarded
14 Affiliates were awarded $200 each for implementing one of YVC Headquarters’ service-learning lessons and creating two lessons of their own.
Summit Scholarship – $1,550 Awarded
We awarded a total of $1,550 to help YVC Affiliates attend the Summit, including grants to Des Moines, Manhattan and Bay City.