RSVP, headquartered at 901 East 8th Avenue, King of Prussia announced the receipt of a $3,000 grant from The MAXIMUS Foundation for support of three of their innovative children’s programs: Protégé mentoring, Family Literacy and My Free Tutor virtual tutoring for disadvantaged students and low-income veterans.
Michele Moll, RSVP’s Executive Director reports “This grant will allow us to positively impact the lives of 3,700 local children, families and veterans who are benefiting from the direct service our volunteers provide.”
“Funding will allow us to sustain programs that help our community’s most vulnerable residents. We are extremely grateful to be the recipients of this grant”.
“The MAXIMUS Foundation is proud to award RSVP with a grant in recognition of ongoing commitment to improving the lives of those it serves in the community.” Said John Boyer, Foundation Chairman. “This grant, which in funded in part by MAXIMUS employees, honors the shared values between RSVP and the MAXIMUS Foundation to help disadvantaged populations while supporting individuals’ and families’ pursuit of self-sufficiency. The Foundation Board of Directors and I send our deepest thanks and warmest congratulations to RSVP.”
RSVP is always seeking new volunteers to support impact programs focused on important community needs such as helping veterans, the elderly, disadvantaged preschool children and at-risk youth as well as by providing support to other nonprofits. The public is invited to learn about current needs in local communities by attending a free volunteer information session. To learn more about RSVP or to view a schedule of upcoming sessions, visit www.rsvpmc.org or call (610) 834-1040, ext. 123.
About MAXIMUS: Since 1975, MAXIMUS has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People®, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. MAXIMUS delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs.
About the MAXIMUS Foundation: As the philanthropic arm of MAXIMUS, the Foundation extends the mission of the Company by identifying and awarding grants to partners with specialized expertise to deliver results within the same populations and communities served by the public programs the Company operates. The MAXIMUS Foundation is completely funded by MAXIMUS and its employees, and provides grants to local community organizations with programs and projects in the areas of child and youth development, health and community development.
About RSVP: RSVP is a multiservice nonprofit organization meeting the needs in the community through volunteerism. Volunteer impact programs focus on the needs of vulnerable populations (such as disadvantaged preschool children, at-risk youth, the elderly, those with low literacy skills and veterans) and by providing capacity building support to other nonprofits. To learn more visit www.rsvpmc.org.