The grant will be used toward funding the dance bands, hall rental and publicity necessary to support live traditional jazz music and dance events for seniors on the Central Coast.
San Luis Obispo
The SLO Skiers club recently donated $250 to The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo County.
Since 1984, the conservancy has permanently protected and enhanced more than 15,200 acres of scenic, agricultural and natural habitat in the county, according to its website.
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The grant will be used toward the ballet’s 39th annual production of “The Nutcracker.”
“It is because of these types of grants in addition to our community donors that we are able to keep the Civic Ballet of SLO alive, while giving back to the community,” said Drew Silvaggio, artistic director.
For more information, visit www.civicballetofslo.org or call 805-544-4363.
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Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center and Twin Cities Community Hospital just completed a communitywide effort to provide local families with a healthy breakfast during the summer months through its Healthy Over Hungry Cereal Drive benefiting The Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County.
Together, employees from both hospitals donated 1,800 servings of cereal and $1,200 to help feed local children who may be struggling with hunger during their summer break. That money will be matched by Tenet Healthcare.