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RBMSES Receives Jimmie Johnson Foundation Champions Grant

RBMSES Receives Jimmie Johnson Foundation Champions Grant 12/14/2018

 

Congratulations to R. Brown McAllister STEM Elementary for receiving a $39,726.38 Jimmie Johnson Foundation Champions Grant!

 

The Champions Grants are awarded annually to K-12 public and charter schools in and around Chandra and Jimmie’s hometowns in California and Oklahoma, as well as their current residence in North Carolina.

 

“Schools have so many, wide-ranging needs,” Jimmie Johnson said. “We were very impressed by this year’s applications, and we’re thrilled to be able to support these important projects through the Champions Grant program.”

 

This year, the Jimmie Johnson Foundation Champions Grant awards included $183,555 toward science and technology programs, $63,206.37 toward language and literacy initiatives, $39,726.38 for health and wellness activities, and $22,096.71 toward school improvement projects.