Tagged with 'grant'

‘Waste Reduction Grants’ awarded to Midway & North Hill Elementary Schools

‘Waste Reduction Grants’ awarded to Midway & North Hill Elementary Schools

The Des Moines City Council, along with Recology CleanScapes, recently awarded ‘Waste Reduction Grants’ to Midway and North Hill Elementary Schools. Teachers, students, and parents at Midway... [Read more]

Highline College Foundation receives donations for MaST Center

Highline College Foundation receives donations for MaST Center

Highline College’s Marine Science and Technology Center (MaST) recently received two generous donations to support their annual “Summer on the Sound” Marine Science Camp. Totem Ocean Trailer Express... [Read more]

Puget Sound Energy Foundation Donates Civic Readerboard to Des Moines

Puget Sound Energy Foundation Donates Civic Readerboard to Des Moines

The Puget Sound Energy Foundation recently donated a $7,000 grant – via the Des Moines Legacy Foundation – to help pay for a Civic Readerboard, to be installed at the Des Moines Senior Activity Center... [Read more]

Highline One of Seven School Districts to Win $40 Million ‘Race to the Top’ Grant

Highline One of Seven School Districts to Win $40 Million ‘Race to the Top’ Grant

Highline Public Schools is one of seven King County districts to win a share of $40 million in federal “Race to the Top” funds, the U.S. Department of Education announced Tuesday (Dec. 11). Highline,... [Read more]

Looks Like South King Fire & Rescue Levy Will Pass; Det. Awarded a SAFER Grant

Looks Like South King Fire & Rescue Levy Will Pass; Det. Awarded a SAFER Grant

It looks like South King Fire & Rescue has passed their recent Maintenance and Operations Levy, with a current overwhelming “Yes” vote of 61% and a “No” vote of 39% as of Aug.... [Read more]

City of Des Moines Parks Earns Grant to Fight Hunger in Children this Summer

City of Des Moines Parks Earns Grant to Fight Hunger in Children this Summer

Des Moines Parks, Recreation & Senior Services, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), received a $30,000 grant to support its summer food service program in partnership... [Read more]