Living Advantage, Inc. Receives Grant from Employees Community Fund of Boeing California

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LOS ANGELES - May 29, 2014 - PRLog -- Living Advantage, Inc. is honored to be the recipient of a grant contribution from the Employees Community Fund of Boeing California. This generous $5,000 grant will benefit Living Advantage’s “Supporting Foster Youth in Transition to Adulthood” (SFYTA) Program.

The Employees Community Fund (ECF) of Boeing California is a nonprofit organization that is employee-owned and run. Either through payroll deductions or one-time gifts, Boeing employees are able to contribute to ECF. This creates a unique opportunity for Boeing employees to support charitable organizations in their local communities. With the EFC’s nearly $2.5 million in employee contributions, Boeing California has been able to aid over 350 non-profit organizations, like Living Advantage, Inc. We are honored to be able to partner with Boeing California through this fund.

With this grant, Living Advantage, Inc. will be able to enhance our SFYTA Program, which helps foster youth as they age out of the foster system. In this program we are able to assess the needs of our foster youth and provide them with academic support and case management. This grant will specifically allow us to host more Life Skills workshops for our youth on topics including health, higher education and job preparedness which will ultimately prepare our youth for independent living.

If you are interested in learning more about our organization, feel free to click on to our website… or give us a call at (323) 731-6471.

About Living Advantage, Inc.

The mission of Living Advantage is to eliminate unemployment, homelessness and incarceration for youth in foster care living in Los Angeles County. By utilizing innovative technology we are able to provide them the opportunity to reach their potential. Living Advantage works closely with the University of Southern California and the USC Joint Educational Program.

About Boeing

Boeing is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and sells aircrafts, rockets and satellites.

Boeing California works with over 3000 businesses in California to create jobs and economic opportunity, while working together to provide the world’s most advanced aerospace products and services.

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