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Good News for Big Brothers Big Sisters and Literacy for Life

San Luis Obispo High School volunteer mentors and their Sinsheimer Elementary mentees celebrate a donation from the Harold J. Miossi Charitable Trust to Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Luis Obispo County.
San Luis Obispo High School volunteer mentors and their Sinsheimer Elementary mentees celebrate a donation from the Harold J. Miossi Charitable Trust to Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Luis Obispo County.

SLO County

The Harold J. Miossi Charitable Trust recently awarded a $20,000 grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Luis Obispo County. The funding has allowed the agency to create and continue their School-Based Mentoring program in Morro Bay and partially supports its program in San Luis Obispo.

This is the fourth contribution from the trust with grants totaling $80,000, according to the agency.

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Local marketing agency, Verdin, recently completed its 24-Hour Give, donating a total rebrand for the nonprofit Literacy for Life, formally known as the San Luis Obispo County Literacy Council. The organization is a free resource for those age 16 and over facing the challenges of illiteracy.

In addition to a new name and new brand identity, Verdin provided a new website, advertising campaign, marketing materials and public service announcement all completed in 24 hours.

For more information, visit www.literacyforlifeslo.org.

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