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RCCF Awards Nine Small Grants

Posted On May 11, 2012

(Batesville, Ind.) - The Ripley County Community Foundation is helping out local groups with its latest round of small grants.

 

The foundation has awarded nine local groups with nearly $3,500. The Foundation has set aside $8,000 to fund small projects of $500 or less for 2012. 

 

The grants are as follows:

 

American Youth Outreach Unlimited: $200 for a video camera.

 

East Indiana AHEC: $500 for the Strong Profiles for Ripley Students Program.

 

Milan VFV Post 6234: $500 for Facility Upgrade Project.

 

New Horizons: $500 for table and chairs.

 

Southeastern Career center: $500 for the Hobart AWS Sense Training.

 

Ripley County Amateur Radio Club: $180 for Emergency Communications (radios).

 

Ripley County Veterans Memorial Committee: $500 for the Vietnam Veterans Tribute.

 

Troop 631 BSA of Milan: $250 for a new tent.

 

Central Muscatatuck Watershed: $330 for the Wonder of Wetlands Workshop (books).

 

Applications are now being accepted for the next Small Project Grant Cycle.  These are due in our office by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 8th.  Writeable applications are available on the RCCF website, www.rccfonline.org.

 

Deadlines for the other small grant cycles are August 10 and October 12.