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- BY Nicole Pelette
The Leadership Stockton Alumni Association (LSAA), a fund of the Community Foundation of San Joaquin, is pleased to welcome eligible organizations for grant funding from the LSAA Community Improvement Fund.
The Leadership Stockton Alumni Association (LSAA) Community Improvement Fund was established in 2019 by the Leadership Stockton Alumni Association. The Fund’s purpose is to improve the quality of life for residents of the City of Stockton.
The LSAA has selected to focus this grant making cycle on supporting Education. For purposes of this grant program, program, projects will be considered that support classroom enhancements to improve the distance learning experience, and projects that support distance learning needs outside of the classroom. Both public school and nonprofit organizations can apply to either of the below.
In-Class: Technology enhancements for K-12 classrooms to improve distance learning capabilities for single or multiple classrooms. Examples include, but are not limited to, costs associated with adding enhanced features for Zoom and Google Meet, additional equipment needs to improve the online classroom experience, bringing “field trips” and other educational activities into the classroom to enhance the distance learning experience, purchase of science, technology and art-related kits that can be sent home to enhance distance learning, and the purchasing of books or magazine subscriptions to encourage reading on current events or science articles. Innovative projects focused on improving student test scores will also be considered.
Outside of Class: Technology enhancements to support K-12 students in their distance learning needs outside of the classroom. Examples include, but are not limited to, costs associated with providing access for students to print homework and other required classroom materials, and/or providing technology access for students to upload homework and school assignments.
Letters of interest will be accepted from the following type of organization:
that directly align with the LSAA Community Improvement Fund’s current area of focus: Education. Within this area, preference in the review process will be given to funding projects or activities that demonstrate a commitment to: