KESQ and the H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation launched the Impact Grant Saturday at the Palm Springs Health Run and Wellness Festival. The Coachella Valley chapter of Make-A-Wish received $30,000. “We see that Make-A-Wish is making an impact in our community by granting life-changing wishes for children and their families,” the Vice President of
Impact Grants are presented through a partnership with News Channel 3 and the H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation. Representatives from both entities look for local 501(c)3 nonprofits to recognize for their outstanding work to improve people's lives and help those in need. The Berger Foundation presents Impact Grants of various amounts to selected nonprofits, and each organization also receives media coverage about its mission across a variety of News Channel 3’s platforms. Impact Grants are awarded on the concept that through service, funding, and awareness, we are "Making a Difference Together."
Gulf California Broadcast Company owns and operates five TV stations, including the local ABC affiliate (KESQ) and CBS affiliate (KPSP), which are all committed to providing the community with local news and information along with the connectivity that brings people and organizations together.
The H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation is a private foundation that generously supports educational and other charitable projects. For more information about the H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation visit www.hnberger.org.