Program receives grant from Chaney Family Foundation

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Kornerstone's Teen Mom Program recently received funding from the Robert and Francis Chaney Family Foundation in the amount of $3,500 for program year 2015.

Kornerstone is a local non-profit organization serving pregnant and parenting teens in Barry County through advocacy and education.

This funding will be utilized to provide direct services to pregnant teens in Barry County including transportation to prenatal visits, W.I.C. services, well-baby checks, personal home visits to expectant and parenting teens, and childbirth classes.

The Mission of the Chaney Family Foundation is "to benefit the welfare of children and families and to support public safety." The foundation awards grants in the areas of human services, public safety and faith based programs in the geographic areas of Barry County, Mo., Cabell County, WV., and Jackson and Josephine Counties, Ore.