STAND Fast Facts
As of November 2018:
- The STAND Foundation has awarded a total of $303,328 in scholarships to 107 youth averaging $3,000 per scholarship.
- An additional 240 students have benefited from a certificate program that includes First Aid, Food Safe, Fork Lift Training and World Host. Total cost per certificate averages $110.
- 65% of money raised to date has been placed in a permanent scholarship fund with the Vancouver Foundation.
- Total assets in STAND’s permanent scholarship fund have grown to approximately $600,000.
STAND is a public foundation whose purpose is to support the enhancement of skills, knowledge and livelihoods of marginalized young adults in the Greater Vancouver area.Read more
Learn more about how the foundation has changed these students' lives by reading about their personal stories.Read more