SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) --
ABC7's Matt Keller read to 3rd graders from San Jose's Santee Elementary School after presenting Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley with $5,000 to help fund a Summer reading program. Keller was joined by the Earthquakes mascot Q, along with San Jose police officers, CHP and deputies from the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department.
There was also book giveaway.
The Shop With a Cop Foundation is launching a summer reading program at the school to inspire students to read more and close the achievement gap.
October 2016 - Presented by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley was recognized with a "Community Impact Award " for its work in the community and fostering better relations between the police and citizens it serves.
August 2017 - Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors "Commendation" for the outstanding work in building support for children and their families. In recognition of representing the men and women who wear the badge and their dedication to making the community safer.
September 2017 - NFL Hispanic Heritage Award presented by the San Francisco Forty Niners. Executive Director Darrell Cortez was selected from a national list of nominations for his outstanding work in the community and his efforts to foster better relations between law enforcement and the community.
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The Shop with a Cop Foundation SV is pleased to announce it has received a $15,000.00 grant from the Willow Glen Office -Sereno group 1% for Good. These funds will be used to support our Readers are Leaders enrichment program for K- 3rd graders and our annual Heroes and Helpers Holiday shopping spree.
About One percent For GoodOne of the guiding principles at Sereno Group is that personal choices affect our community in unexpected ways. At Sereno Group, we are always encouraged to see the good, and uphold it.
In an effort to support the best of our community, ...