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CAS Funding Applications Now Open

The Aberdeen Health Foundation is now accepting applications for the Children’s Aid Society (CAS) Endowment. The deadline is March 31.

Funding is open to community organizations and programs that are working to foster healthy outcomes for children and families in Pictou County.

Now in its fifth year, $156,000 in funding from the CAS endowment has flowed into the community for projects ranging from natural and play-rich learning spaces to food security, respite services, health and wellness education, and digital literacy.

Information on project eligibility and application forms can be found at aberdeenhealthfoundation.ca/CAS-endowment, or by contacting Susan Malcolm, Executive Director of the Aberdeen Health Foundation at (902) 752-7600 x. 4442.

Pictured Above: The “Primary Technology Project” at Frank H. MacDonald School is levelling the technology playing field for its Grade Primary students; helping them build their digital literacy while maximizing the benefits of greater access to information in education.

 

Posted: February 3, 2017