The Wells Fargo Foundation awarded a $15,000 grant to the LIFE of NC Inc. STRIVE Job Readiness Attitudinal Training Program. Wells Fargo also is a Presenting Sponsor for the 18th Anniversary Gala, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20, at the Hilton Greenville.

Pictured from left are STRIVE Lead Trainer Ronda Barnes, LIFE of NC Executive Director Joyce C. Jones, LIFE of NC Board Member Nikita Daniels, Wells Fargo Eastern N.C. Regional Bank President Thomas Cline, Wells Fargo District Manager Kristina Harris and Wells Fargo Business Banking Manager and Senior Vice President Jim Foster.

Sponsorships and tickets for the gala are still available. For more information, call Joyce Jones at 752-9774 or Geri Lassiter at 531-9400.