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Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County, Girls, Inc. among local NonProfits to receive grants during Capital One Plano’s 10th Anniversary

Written by FWD501cReporter

Capital One celebrated its 10th anniversary of opening the Plano campus and establishing community partnerships at an inspiration-filled event with a full lineup of engaging speakers on Friday, April 20.

The event kicked off with a nonprofit showcase with organizations from Dallas, Frisco and Plano including:

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County
  • Girls Inc.
  • My Possibilities
  • NAF
  • NPower
  • Per Scholas
  • Plano ISD Teacher Externship
  • Sci-Tech Discovery Center

The nonprofits shared their mission with attendees and encouraged volunteerism to make the community where they live and work even stronger.

The 10th anniversary was also marked with Capital One awarding 2018 grants to 10 area nonprofits from Dallas, Frisco, Plano and Rockwall, including:

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County
  • Cody’s Friend’s Rescue
  • GEMS Camp
  • Girl’s Inc.
  • Hope’s Door
  • Mi Escuelita
  • My Possibilities
  • Patriot Paws
  • Resource Center of Dallas
  • Solar Car Foundation

Sanjiv Yajnik, president of financial services at Capital One said, “Our nonprofit partners play an incredible role in making our communities thrive. We go all in to support them, not only with funds but through our time and engagement. We take care of each other like one big family.”

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