GCCF Funds Youth & Education Grants, April 2020
Greenwood County Community Foundation GCCF awarded a total of $25,000 to eight local nonprofit organizations in our 2020 Youth & Education granting cycle.
Grant recipients are:
Boys & Girls Club of the Lakelands — Power Hour program
Community Initiatives — I-station and computers for Safe Haven
Emerald City Hoops/BLOOM — LeadHERship Conference
Food Bank of Greenwood County — Weekend Backpack Program
Goodwill Industries — CNA uniforms and Job Connection training
Healthy Learners — staff and client transportation
The Museum and Railroad Historical Center — summer camp scholarships and “Polar Express” collaborative project
Salvation Army — youth music enrichment program
In response to the particular challenges experienced by nonprofits during this period of COVID-19 precautions, GCCF offered additional flexibility in the utilization of these grant awards.
(Due to COVID-19 precautions, grant check presentation photos for this cycle have been postponed.)
We congratulate each of our Youth & Education grant recipients and are grateful for your continued good work serving our community!