2017 Community Cares Grant Awards

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American Red Cross – direct needs for disaster victims $5,000
Conway Senior Center –   food for meal program $6,000
COPE – cover food and utility expenses of facility $6,300
Crosslines – utility and rent assistance for families $10,000
Diaper Bank of the Ozarks – diapers for area babies $1,000
Eldridge Volunteer Fire Dept. – one set of bunker gear $1,500
Friends of the Library – support reading programs $2,000
Hughes Senior Center – food for meal program $6,500
HRDC – student safety supplies and tools $1,500
L-Life Food Bank – cover 6 months rent for facility $7,600
Laclede County Drug Council – program expenses $2,500
Laclede Industries – update surveillance system $4,000
Laclede Literacy Council – tutoring materials $4,000
Ministers of Fire – Food and shelter for area homeless $8,000
New Life Project – Operational expenses of facility $5,000
OATS – Fuel for OATS vehicles $1,000
Pathways Behavioral Health – counseling services $3,000
Project 360 Youth Services – food for clients $3,500
Salvation Army – purchase of food for pantry $6,000
Share the Fair – process donated meat $3,200
Share Your Christmas – food gift cards for clients $2,800
Share Your Harvest – process donated venison $1,500
Shepherd’s Pack – food for backpack program $7,500
Stoutland Senior Center – food for meal program $2,000
Wonderland Camp – sponsor one camper $650
Lebanon Family YMCA – support scholarships $500
Total Grant Awards $102,550