FAIRFIELD, Maine — The Kennebec Valley Community College Foundation has been awarded three grants that will directly benefit programs and students at the College.
The grants include:
• $20,000 from the Davis Family Foundation to support students whose children are attending Educare Central Maine in Waterville. The money will be used to subsidize childcare expenses for approximately 20 low-income students.
• $5,000 from the Plum Creek Foundation to purchase equipment for KVCC’s new Energy Services and Technology Program, a two-year associate degree program which will begin classes in the fall of 2012.
• $3,000 from the Oak Grove School Foundation to support dual enrolled high school students. The money will be used to fund College fees and textbook expenses for approximately 30 low-income students who are enrolled in classes at KVCC.
The KVCC Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing area citizens with an accessible and affordable quality education.