CSJ receives $33,000 grant from the McClure Foundation

first_imgThe College of St. Joseph in Rutland, VT, is pleased to announce that the J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation, a supporting foundation of the Vermont Community Foundation, has presented the college with a grant for $33,000 to support its STEPS Program. STEPS (Students Taking an Effective Path to Success) is a program designed to assist young people in foster care with the transition to college. The program, now in its third year, is the first of its kind in the state of Vermont.College president Frank G. Miglorie and the CSJ community express gratitude for the generosity of the J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation through their contribution to the STEPS program. The J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation provided financial assistance to the college when it launched the STEPS program in 2008. The continued generosity of the Foundation has enabled the program’s great success at CSJ, which has helped students find the means to pursue higher education through STEPS. Soruce: CSJ. 10.21.2010last_img

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