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LA84 Foundation awards $1.3 million in grants for youth sports

Eric Sondheimer
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The LA84 Foundation has awarded $1.3 million in grants in support of youth sports. It's part of the legacy of the 1984 Olympic Games.

Among those receiving grants:

LA's Best will receive $335,000 for after-school programs in 188 elementary schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Heart of Los Angeles has been awarded $75,000 for soccer and basketball programs in the Rampart area.

Play Rugby received $77,650 and will use it for personnel and equipment to introduce flag rugby.

Postive Coaching Alliance received $33,000 to provide 40 coaching education workshops in Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino and Riverside counties.

Here's the link to participate in the grant process.

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