Bank Of America Foundation Awards $193,000 To 18 Nonprofits

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation recently delivered $193,000 in grant checks to 18 nonprofits from Riviera Beach to Boca Raton as part of the company’s “18 Checks in 18 Minutes” initiative. Nonprofits throughout Palm Beach County received these long-awaited grants to help fulfill their missions to better the community. All 18 are recipients of Bank of America’s 2016 Workforce Development and Education Grant, which pays for financial education and job skills training, as well as support for small businesses. Shown above with a check for the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County are (L-R) Laura Bessinger-Morse, program officer for the Education Foundation; Stephanie Glavin, Palm Beach County market manager for Bank of America; Christina Lambert, president and CEO of the Education Foundation; Fab Brumley, Palm Beach County president of Bank of America; and Dr. Robert Avossa, superintendent of the Palm Beach County School District.