The and will receive thousands of dollars from Kaiser Permanente as that group gives $1 million to various organizations and nonprofits.
"Kaiser Permanente has three objectives in its grants: the first is to improve access to health care coverage, health services and health education; the second is to support Healthy Eating and Active Living (HEAL) initiatives; the third is to help prevent community and family violence," Kaiser said in a press release.
Elk Grove's school district will receive $36,052 "to pay for dental screening and immunization clinics," while the food bank will be given $15,000 for "expansion of the mobile food pantry to serve seniors and migrant farm workers."
Kaiser is giving out 43 grants in all, according to the press release.
The full press release is attached to this article as a PDF.
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