GONZALES, La. — (BRPROUD) – Tanger Outlets Gonzales today announced the recipients of the 2021 TangerKIDS Grants as Prairieville Middle and Primary School, Galvez Middle School, and Dutchtown High School for a total of more than $3,600.
The grant program provides funding for schools in the community to further support the education and future of the local youth. Since 1996, Tanger Outlets through the TangerKIDS Grants have funded notable projects, programs, and equipment for schools nationwide including support for art, computer, math, and reading programs.
This year’s winners were chosen from numerous applicants within the Gonzales area. Applications for the grant were open from March 1-June 30 at grants.tangeroutlets.com. The annual program is open to public and private schools from pre-K to grade 12.
“Tanger Outlets Gonzales remains committed to ensuring our local schools are supported as they continue to empower our community’s future leaders,” said Tanger Outlets Marketing Director Angela Lafleur. “The support of Tanger Outlets from our generous shoppers has been instrumental in the overall impact and success of the grant program.”
Tanger Outlets awards over $150,000 per year to area schools across the nation, with $1 of every coupon book sold donated towards the program. The TangerKIDS Grants have helped foster creativity and passion in the classroom by enhancing educational programs, including STEM, new technological advancements, and necessary improvements to area schools.
To learn more about TangerKIDS Grants, please visit grants.tangeroutlets.com.