SOUTHEAST ALLSTATE FOUNDATION GRANT 2015-2016
The National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere (SAVE) is proud to partner with the Allstate Foundation in North Carolina to support the youth empowerment and engagement through SAVE.
“It is important we do our part and offer positive and supportive education for teens on youth safety and crime prevention, as well as offer them the experiences through service projects that provide vital connections to their peers”, said Thomas Walters, Allstate agent with Walters Insurance Agency. “partnering with SAVE to empower youth to take an active role in ensuring their schools and communities are safe will make a long-lasting difference in students’ lives. We’re thrilled to be able to partner with SAVE and their exceptional student chapters.
The Allstate Foundation presented a $75,000 grant to Students Against Violence Everywhere (SAVE) to assist SAVE chapters in North Carolina in their efforts to increase youth safety and promote teen safe driving. This grant from The Allstate Foundation will support the SAVE program in schools and community agencies. Teen safe driving awareness campaigns will be conducted during key times of the year including holidays, Teen Safe Driving Month (May), prom, and graduation.
Thomas Walters Named Volunteer of the Year – The Wake Forest Weekly, April 4, 2016
Walters Honored by SAVE – Wake Forest Gazette, March 23, 2016
Student Led Conference Empowers Youth to Make a Schools Safer– The News of Orange County, March 23, 2016
High School Grants Promote Violence Prevention– Fayobserver.com, December, 2015
Youth Nonviolence Program Gets Grant– Triangle Business Journal, December, 2015
Four High Schools Recognized for Youth Safety Efforts– The Charlotte Parent, December 2015
SAVE gets $75,000– Philanthropy North Carolina, November 20, 2015
SAVE Receives Grant– The Herald Sun, NC-November 3, 2015
SAVE Receives Grant to Combat School Violence– Carolina Parent-November 23, 2015
PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS IN NORTH CAROLINA: