$10, doctor 000 Grant awarded to the KLM Scholarship Foundation
The KLM Scholarship Foundation received a $10, sales 000 grant from The UPS Foundation, viagra which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS (NYSE:UPS). The grant will be used to fund the organization’s Book Scholarship Program.
The KLM Scholarship Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in Richmond, Virginia during 2002. The primary purpose of the organization is to distribute book scholarship awards to students attending college within the Commonwealth of Virginia. Scholarships are academic based and target students faced with financial obstacles. Since its inception, the organization has awarded nearly $150,000 in book scholarships.
“College debt is at an all-time high and our kids are drowning in it. The support we receive from UPS gives us the ability to award scholarships to students in need. We are elated about partnering with UPS to alleviate the cost of expensive textbooks for many Virginia college students,” said Kimberley Martin, founder of the KLM Scholarship Foundation.
Established in 1951 and based in Atlanta, GA, The UPS Foundation identifies specific areas where its backing clearly impacts social issues. In support of this strategic approach, The UPS Foundation has identified the following focus areas for giving: volunteerism, diversity, community safety and the environment.
In 2014, UPS and its employees, active and retired, invested more than $104.2 million in charitable giving around the world. The UPS Foundation can be found on the web at UPS.com/foundation. To get UPS news direct, visit pressroom.ups.com/RSS.
“The UPS Foundation is honored to support the KLM Scholarship Foundation’s efforts to make education affordable,” said Eduardo Martinez, president of The UPS Foundation. “Our goal is to fund powerful programs that make a lasting difference to the global community.”