Panhandle Disaster Relief Fund

Donate now to support the families and communities affected by the Panhandle and South Plains wildfires in February 2024. The Panhandle Disaster Relief Fund is administered locally by Amarillo Area Foundation.

ChildFund International

About the Program

ChildFund International USA proposes to have 44 AmeriCorps members (15.71 MSY) who will plan and facilitate “No Pressure Zones” (NPZ) in target communities within 3 school districts in Hidalgo County, TX. At the end of the program year, the AmeriCorps members will be responsible for improving participating students’ social emotional learning skills. In addition, AmeriCorps members will leverage 150 volunteers who will be engaged in supporting our School-based and Mobile NPZs. This program will focus on the AmeriCorps focus area of Education. The AmeriCorps investment of $361,322 will be matched with $156,832, $0 in public funding and $156,832 in private funding.

Focus Area:
Service Area:
Donna, Edinburg, La Joya, McAllen, Mission, Penitas, Sullivan City