FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ~ June 22, 2015
KidSafe Foundation Receives Matching Grant Challenge from the Salah Foundation to Bring Safety Programs to Title One Elementary Schools in Broward County.
Boca Raton, FL—KidSafe Foundation (www.kidsafefoundation.org) has received a generous grant from the Salah Foundation to bring child safety and prevention education programs to Broward County elementary schools. KidSafe will use the grant to provide Title One Elementary Schools with the KidSafe for Kids safety education programs that aim to prevent child sexual abuse, bullying, and internet dangers. Each recipient school will receive a parent seminar, a teacher workshop, and eight-week program for students in Kindergarten and Second Grades.
“We thank the Salah Foundation for providing us with a matching grant challenge. We were able to match their generous grant and it will provide us the opportunity to extend our child safety programs to many more Broward County schools. Ninety five percent of abuse and exploitation of children is preventable with education and we are grateful that we have the opportunity to reach many more children, parents and teachers.” said Sally Berenzweig, KidSafe Foundation Co-founder
“We applaud KidSafe for their reach in the community and their ability to solidify our matching challenge grant. Every child deserves the right to be educated and learn the skills to keep themselves safe. The Salah Foundation is proud to support KidSafe in their work with children and adults to prevent child abuse, bullying and internet dangers.” George Taylor, Esq., Salah Foundation Board Member