CVS Health and ABC15 have joined forces for Community Heroes, a program that is providing funds to projects that focus on health and wellness for children. We are proud to have been chosen as 1 of 10 organizations in Arizona to receive a $2,500 Community Heroes grant!
In addition to this $2,500 grant and $250 CVS Pharmacy gift card, AZSA has the chance to be awarded a $5,000 bonus grant! The organization who receives the most votes online between August 20th and August 31st will receive the bonus grant. All you need to do is visit www.cvshealth.com/communityheroes and select the Arizona Sustainability Alliance.
What will the grant go towards?
4,138 students, grades K-8
Fowler School District of South Phoenix
Install a vertical garden at every school in the district and
implement a food growing curriculum for each of the schools
Teach kids how to grow food through alternative gardening methods
Create the space and access for students to experiment with
growing and eating nutritious food
Provide the schools with a source of fresh produce
You can only vote once, so please spread the word!!