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Chevron Corporation Awarded a $3,000 Grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters

Chevron Corporation awarded a $3,000 grant to the Big Brothers Big Sisters community based mentoring program. The funding from Chevron, combined with additional sources, allows the agency to serve more than 260 children throughout the county by pairing vulnerable local youth with quality adult role models. Development Director Patty Carpenter said, “Our programs provide the mentoring children need to have brighter, more successful futures with better educational outcomes. The Chevron Corporation Community Grant program has funded our programs for the past 10 years, for a total of $24,000.” The local agency, which serves San Luis Obispo County, conducts targeted volunteer recruitment, screening and matching, as well as ongoing support for volunteers, children, and families, ensuring child safety to sustain successful long-term relationship.

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