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grant & scholarships


Some people dream of success while other people

get up every morning and make it happen.

~ Wayne Huizenga.

Altrusans represent people who wake up every morning and find ways to make things happen. Not only do we find ways to make things happen, but we help others do so as well. In February 2020, the Altrusa Club of Chula Vista, Inc. Foundation awarded a total of $17,000 to local and international organizations and individuals.



Border View
Family YMCA
College & Career Readiness Program


To support and promote healthy

youth development, the Border View Family YMCA partnered with Winward Academy to improve college access and readiness for students in the AVID program at San Ysidro High School.

San Diego Youth
Symphony & Orchestra
Opus After School Music Program

The Community Opus Project includes after school instrumental orchestra and band programs for students in Chula Vista.


Days for girls
Days for Girls
Rwamagana, Rwanda

Days for Girls Rwamagana is

a chapter of Days for Girls International, which works toward the goal of every woman having access to feminine hygiene. They were awarded the best Days for Girls Enterprise in East Africa.

water for children
Water for Children Africa
Malia Children’s Home & School, Kenya

Water for Children Africa provides safe, sustainable water to rural villages in Africa. For children, access to safe water, sanitation, and hygiene keeps them alive

and healthy and gives them a chance to go to school to gain an education, reduces inequalities, and creates a brighter future.


onstage playhouse
OnStage Playhouse
Nichols Theatre Intern Program

The Charles K. Nichols Theatre Intern Program is a free

year-long theatre arts training program open to high school

and community college students who are in their sophomore-senior years or college freshmen enrolled in a South Bay area school.

Quin Murphy

The Quin Murphy Foundation provides scholarships for scholars, athletes, and students who face obstacles, as well as students who aspire to enter the medical field. They hope to inspire students to provide safe and effective healthcare to their future patients.

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