The Scioto Foundation Board of Governors awarded $1,250 to Time Out for Me for its “Youth Spirits” and “Spiritual Youth on the Move” program with funds made possible from the Edith Bannon Fund. The goal of Time Out for Me is behavior modification for area youth. Its objectives are increased self-esteem, self-worth and effective communication skills which will assist youth in recognizing their talents, purpose, setting and achieving realistic goals, and becoming valuable individuals.
The Scioto Foundation awards grants on a quarterly basis in categories of the arts, education, community development, social services, and health. Application deadlines are March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.
The Scioto Foundation grant applications and guidelines may be found on the Scioto Foundation’s website, www.sciotofoundation.org.