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Grant Funding

Access Grant Funding for Support Services

The Kaiser Permanente Northern California Community Benefit Grant allows the San Pablo EDC to provide wrap-around Removing Barriers services to clients from anywhere in the Bay Area who fit one of the following qualification categories with an emphasis on opportunity youth:

-          Client may be opportunity youth (18-26 yo not employed/not in school)

-          Client may be unemployed (any age)

-          Client may be low to moderate income (at or below 80% AMI for CCC)

-          Client may be a returning citizen

-          Client may be housing-insecure

-          Client may be a veteran

Services currently offered:

-          Bilingual computer literacy

-          Wardrobe for Opportunity professional attire

-          Early Learning Center childcare subsidy (ages 2-5 at Contra Costa College): $150 per month

-          Tattoo removal

-          Job readiness program with financial literacy (4-day intensive course)

The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation Grant is also available which provides a fee reduction for tattoo removal for qualifying residents of Contra Costa County. Qualification categories are the same as those for Kaiser Permanente Northern California Community Benefit Grant.

If interested, please contact:

Nora Ruiz, Sr. Program Associate

NoraR@sanpabloedc.org

(510) 215-3202