Rocky Mountain College Services for Academic Success program and the RMC Institute for Peace Studies have received grants from the Sample Foundation.
The Foundation awarded $3,000 to the Services for Academic Success program to support cultural enrichment opportunities for disadvantaged students. The grant will make it possible to expose students to art exhibits, professional theater productions, dance, the symphony and the opera.
The Institute for Peace Studies received a $2,500 grant for its Peace Village Camp. At the camp, a diverse group of children meets for a week of conflict resolution education, cooperative games, nature walks, yoga, art, visits with Rocky's international student community, classes on personal health and nutrition and a story session highlighting peacemakers of the world.