FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 23, 2014
KidSafe Foundation Receives Grant
from Children’s Service Council Nonprofit Capacity Fund of
the Community Foundation of Broward
Broward County – KidSafe Foundation has received a Capacity Building Mini Grant of $3,000 from the Children’s Service Council Nonprofit Capacity Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward. KidSafe will use the grant to purchase additional technology to be able to enhance and expand their existing programs.
“We greatly appreciate The Children’s Service Council Nonprofit Capacity Fund of The Community Foundation of Broward awarding KidSafe with a Capacity-Building Mini Grant. KidSafe Foundation has grown over 30% in one year. Due to our remarkable growth our programs have been widely sought after. Thanks to this grant, KidSafe can now purchase additional equipment to support our program growth, and bring our prevention education programs to more families in our community.” said Marty Weinbaum, KidSafe Foundation Chairman of the Board.
“The Children’s Services Council of Broward County and the Community Foundation of Broward remain committed to improving the capacity of nonprofits throughout Broward,” said Leadership Institute Manager, Jim DeChant. “This support increases the ability of KidSafe to serve more families in Broward today and tomorrow.”
About the Community Foundation of Broward
Founded in 1984, the Community Foundation of Broward provides leadership on community solutions, and fosters philanthropy that connects people who care with causes that matter. With more than 450 charitable Funds representing $165 million, it has distributed $65 million during the past 30 years to create positive change. The Foundation convenes citizens around critical issues, and builds the capacity of our community. For Good. For Ever. For more information about the Community Foundation of Broward, visit cfbroward.org or call 954.761.9503.
About KidSafe Foundation
KidSafe is a 501c3 nonprofit founded in 2009 by Sally Berenzweig MEd, MA and Cherie Benjoseph LCSW – child safety experts, mental health professionals, educators, authors, public speakers, and moms on a mission to keep all children safe from child sexual abuse, bullying and internet dangers. KidSafe has taught over 40,000 children and have educated over 12,000 adults in sexual abuse prevention, internet dangers and bullying prevention programs. For more information about KidSafe Foundation, visit www.kidsafefoundation.org