Focus Area: Youth Development
Grant Amount: $10,000
Based in Stillwater, serves St. Croix River Valley. SCFRC has been providing social services for low-income families since 1997. It offers supportive housing connections, family and career connections, and youth programming.
Grant supports continuation of SCFRC’s afterschool music and tutoring program and continuation of involvement of low-income youth in the community whose families are not currently involved in core programming. The program offers tutoring and homework help and music lessons for guitar, piano, and voice. SCFRC’s program mentors have been able to continue working with their mentees via phone during the Covid-19 crisis, switching to in-person meetings when possible .