COMMUNITY PARTNERS EDUCATION GRANT
Local businesses supporting local educators with funds to enrich the student's learning environment.
CPEG is local businesses in Mason and Grays Harbor Counties that support local educators with funds to enrich the student's learning environment. In 2020, CPEG was able to fund 39 educational grants that amounted to $25,700.
The partnership is comprised of nine local businesses, including Belco Forest Products, Elma Family Dental, Green Diamond Resource Company, Hood Canal Communications, Our Community Credit Union, Shelton Dental Center, Sierra Pacific Foundation, Simpson Door Company, and Vaughan Co, Inc. Since its inception, the dollar amount and number of approved grants has doubled.
Founded in 2014, the Community Partners Education Grant (CPEG) has awarded over $113,000 of K-12 grant requests. This unique program provides funding for educational projects and programs while allowing teachers great flexibility to develop them.
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