Grants to help kids sought |

Grants to help kids sought

Provided to the Tribune

Starbucks is offering an opportunity for California nonprofits to participate in the first state-wide giving program. The program extends to every county in California and will showcase and support local nonprofit organizations and charitable agencies by awarding grants totaling up to $1 million.

All registered 501(c)3 eligible nonprofits with programs designed to help children and inspire grown-ups in California are encouraged to apply. Nonprofits have until March 13 to submit an online application at Only online applications will be accepted. For application information visit any California Starbucks retail location or check the Web site.

The Starbucks California Giving Program helps support and fund programs, services or projects that give children the opportunity to grow and flourish in California communities. Starbucks California Giving Program demonstrates a continued commitment to helping children and families in the neighborhoods where Starbucks does business.