Category archives: Foundation News

Jacob’s SWAG gives Buddy Benches to area schools

Buddy Bench”… It’s a concept to help students who are lonely, and have no one to play with. It’s an actual bench, where students can sit…and it is designed to encourage other students to befriend them. It will be incorporated into the district’s anti-bullying campaign. Lots of kids feel alone on the playground, and many […]

Prom for Pennies supports Jacob’s SWAG Foundation

Prom for Pennies is an event sponsored by the Monroe High School Students of Service Organization. The event provides area high school girls the opportunity to purchase a gently used prom dress at a price she can afford. This organization is looking for gently used, ready to wear dresses: long, short, prom or formal. 100% of the […]

Amazon Smiles gives back to Jacobs SWAG

The Monroe Fund Advisory Board presented Jacob’s SWAG Foundation Inc. with a charitable grant to use towards a suicide prevention/awareness project and anti-bullying. This grant is made possible through the Robert B. Olson Endowment for Monroe High School Fund, Dr. Fred W and Alice J Kundert Charitable Fund of the Monroe Fund and the monsignor […]