Assistance League® of Greater Placer is thrilled to announce that First Foundation Bank has generously awarded us a $20,000 grant to support our Scholarship Program which provides scholarships to underserved alternative education graduates in Placer County. This grant underscores the commitment of First Foundation Inc to our mission of transforming the lives of children and adults through community programs. Specifically, it will enable deserving students to pursue higher education at community colleges, 4-year universities or through vocational programs.
Pictured, L to R, are Scholarship co-chair Katie Smith, VP Branch Manager of First Foundation Bank in Auburn, Nichelle Montano, and Assistance League President Janice Carey. Nichelle Montano, has been an invaluable supporter of Assistance League. As a member of our chapter’s Advisory Council, she has offered wise counsel, led professional development for our Board members, and provided meeting space at the bank. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Nichelle and the First Foundation Bank team for their remarkable collaboration and unwavering support in advancing the aspirations of these students. Thank You First Foundation Bank!