Lake Elsinore military spouse Courtney Faith Vera is asking that residents and local business owners help raise $25,000 for Celebrate the Military Child by simply going online and clicking.
“Celebrate the Military Child is up for a $25,000 grant. Help us support military children with parents that are deployed,” she said. “We need your votes and everyone you know to vote too.”
Celebrate the Military Child is up for the grant as part of the Pepsi Refresh Project, which awards funding to nonprofits based on online votes.
To vote for Celebrate the Military Child, go to http://pep.si/ke2P39 and click “Vote for this idea.” You don’t have to give money, just simply vote.
Celebrate the Military Child is a program of the SFC Jared C. Monti Memorial Scholarship Fund, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that exists to bring parties to children of service members in every branch of the United States Military and Reserves. In addition, the organization supports children in need alongside other nonprofits.