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Metropolitan Family Services DuPage gets grant for mentoring program

Published: Sunday, July 13, 2014 4:44 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:35 a.m. CDT

Metropolitan Family Services DuPage Executive Director Theresa Nihill (second from left) and Metropolitan Family Services DuPage Community Board member Jim Carter are joined by DuPage Community Foundation Grant Committee members Mary Kay Kluge (left) and Eileen Trost as they thank the foundation after receiving a $12,500 grant for the organization's MetroMentors program.

The grant was presented at a breakfast June 10 at the Glen Oak Country Club in Glen Ellyn.

MetroMentors is a partnership between Metropolitan Family Services DuPage and select elementary and middle schools in the county that offers professionally supported one-to-one mentoring to students.

For more information, visit www.metrofamily.org or call 630-784-4836.

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