GRANTS PASS — The PacifiCorp Foundation for Learning, a fund endowed by Pacific Power, has awarded $7,000 to the Boys & Girls Club in Grants Pass for its Project Learn program. The Foundation has supported the program since 2003.

GRANTS PASS — The PacifiCorp Foundation for Learning, a fund endowed by Pacific Power, has awarded $7,000 to the Boys & Girls Club in Grants Pass for its Project Learn program. The Foundation has supported the program since 2003.

Project Learn is an after-school program that includes homework help and educational activities that develop cognitive skills in youths.

Participants have shown an 11 percent increase in overall grade-point average compared to youths in other after-school programs.

The Boys & Girls Club also offers the program at its locations in White City, Talent, Phoenix and Cave Junction.

For more information about the Boys & Girls Club programs, call 541-479-5258 or visit www.begreat4kids.com.