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JVS SoCal Receives $150,000 Grant from S. Mark Taper Foundation

Los Angeles (January 14, 2019) — JVS SoCal is honored to announce that we have received a generous $150,000 grant from the S. Mark Taper Foundation in support of our Information Technology Projects. This award will contribute greatly to JVS SoCal’s mission to empower individuals to achieve dignity and economic independence through sustainable employment and help the agency support and promote the innovative use of technology.

“We are extremely grateful to receive the support of the S. Mark Taper Foundation as we implement our agency-wide technology upgrades to increase operational efficiencies and position JVS SoCal for future growth,” said Alan Levey, JVS SoCal CEO. “With this incredibly generous grant, JVS SoCal can continue to implement innovative technology solutions to empower our staff to better meet the needs of clients they serve.”

The S. Mark Taper Foundation, founded in 1989, is a private family foundation dedicated to enhancing the quality of people’s lives by supporting nonprofit organizations and their work in our communities.

About JVS SoCal
JVS SoCal is a 501c3 founded in 1931 to address joblessness and rampant workplace discrimination in the midst of the Great Depression. This year the organization celebrates 88 years of empowering individuals to achieve dignify and economic independence through sustainable employment.