Yellow Pages |   News Updates |   Events Calendar |   Movie Times | Recycling  |   Document Shredding
Rocklin & Roseville Today Events
Celebrating 14 Years Online
HOME

Stand Up Placer receives $20K Grant




stand-up.jpg

Roseville, CA - Stand Up Placer was recently awarded a $20,000 grant from Placer Community Foundation to update the agency's security systems.

Placer Community Foundation engaged donors from The Robert Kemp Community Endowment Fund, The Leo W. Ryan and Geraldine Suskin Community Fund, The Community Needs Fund and The Anonymous Fund to help Stand Up Placer update and improve their security systems for their service offices and safe house. These improvements will enhance the safety and security of clients, staff and visitors.

"Stand Up Placer does amazing, critical work for the community. The Robert Kemp Community Endowment Fund is proud to support proper security for individuals seeking shelter as well as Stand Up Placer's employees in their work environment," said Christina Wagstaff, of The Robert Kemp Community Endowment Fund.

Stand Up Placer CEO/Executive Director Jenny Davidson states, "We are deeply grateful for Placer Community Foundation's support of our agency's work with survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking. The updated security systems will help to make our offices and shelter safer for our clients and staff."

Stand Up Placer invites others in the community to join in its efforts to end domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking in Placer County. For information on how you can become involved, check out the Stand Up Placer website at: www.StandUpPlacer.org





Placer County News Headlines

Holiday in the Hills on the Placer Wine Trail in DecemberRoseville, CA, - Come join us and help celebrate the holidays on the Placer Wine Trail to benefit Toys for Tots. Enjoy the holidays in Placer County

How the Grinch Stole Christmas Comes to Life at This EventSacramento, Calif. - Dr. Seuss' beloved holiday tale "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" will come to life at Fairytale Town's annual Winter Wonderland event.

California Bowl in Roseville November 24- 26Roseville, CA - Nov. 16, 2017 -One of the most competitive and exciting youth football tournaments on the west coast returns to Roseville over Thanksgiving weekend.

Kids with Disabilities to Get Help with Telemedicine Program (Sacramento, Calif.) - The UC Davis Department of Pediatrics has received a $2 million, five-year grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to fund a new telemedicine program

Gun Scare in Roseville at Woodcreek HighRoseville, CA, - Roseville Police find loaded handgun following alert from Woodcreek High Students.

Ford can 'Focus' on its futureRoseville, CA,- Not many people are probably aware, but the Ford Focus has been among the top-selling cars in the world, and even held the top spot in 2013.

$1.5 Million in Grants for Sacramento-area NonprofitsRoseville, CA,- Kaiser Permanente has awarded 52 grants totaling more than $1.5 million to local not-for-profit organizations, schools and public entities in Sacramento, Yolo and Placer counties.

Roseville Gas Prices Up 20 Percent Year from Last YearRoseville, CA,- Gas prices in Roseville ticked up slightly this past week. Following on the heels on California's $5 billion a year gas tax hike

Holiday Safety Tips by Roseville Police Dept.Roseville, CA,- The holiday season is a busy and festive time. While you're busy preparing, criminals are stepping up their efforts to increase their holiday haul.

Fishing Club Monthly Breakfast in AuburnThe Rooster Tails Fishing Club monthly breakfast will be held at the Auburn Elks Lodge at 195 Pine Street in Auburn on November 17

Placer County Regional Bikeway Plan UpdateAs Placer County experiences dramatic growth in population, new homes and businesses, the popularity of cycling grows at the same time

Orange is New Pink 5K Walk for Breast CancerOrange is the New Pink 5K Walk for Breast Cancer will take place Sunday, Dec. 3 at Mandarin Hill Orchards in Penryn


NEWS: In Case You Missed It