Mission Community Services Corp. and the Women’s Business Center have received a $40,000 donation from Wells Fargo bank.
The donation will provide start-up opportunities for small businesses through classes, workshops and no-cost consulting.
MCSC serves individuals and businesses throughout San Luis Obispo, Monterey and Kern counties.
For more information, visit www.mcscorp.org.
San Luis Obispo
Girl Scout Troop 40667 of San Luis Obispo has announced the creation or two Little Free Libraries located at 637 Woodbridge St. and 1942 Fixlini St. in San Luis Obispo.
Troop members Madeline McKee, Alexi Steinmaus, Courtney Emley and Sarah Frederickson, who are all freshmen at San Luis Obispo High School, led this project from inception to installation for their Silver Award project.
The Scouts built the libraries to provide access to free books and increase the love of reading in the neighborhoods.
With support from community members, SLO MakerSpace and troop leader Bettina McKee, the project was completed in a year.