Dollar for Dollar Matching Grant
Springfield, MO., August 26, 2009: The Rainbow Network has received a challenge grant, a $10,000 dollar for dollar match, from the SG Foundation of Buellton, California. The grant will provide funds to repair and maintain Rainbow Network’s 4×4 vehicles used in the delivery of food, medications, supplies, and staff to remote Nicaraguan villages. The Rainbow Network has until December 31, 2009 to raise $10,000 for the maintenance of their vehicles, the average age of which is 15 years and all of which have many thousands of difficult, off-road miles accumulated in the service of the organization.
For more information call Ryan Owen, Director of Development, in Rainbow Network’s USA office at 417-889-8088 or contact him by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rainbow Network is a 501c3 nonprofit ministry working in 124 rural villages in Nicaragua. Rainbow Network provides a partnership with impoverished communities that allows local resident to create improvements in the areas of housing, healthcare, education, and economic development as a means of lifting entire communities out of poverty.