Woodstock, VA (April 11, 2016) – The Shenandoah Community Foundation announced this year’s community grant recipients today. Since 2008, the Foundation has been able to make significant contributions to local charities thanks to a generous donation by Woodstock Anonymous.
Letters with checks totaling $46,050 have been mailed to 23 local non-profit organizations serving Shenandoah County and its residents.
The organizations which received funding in amounts ranging from $1,000 to $6,000 were:
American Red Cross
Family Promise of Shenandoah County
Healthy Families Shenandoah County
Help with Housing
Humane Society of Shenandoah County
Mt. Olive and Shiloh UMC Enrich Program
Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging
Shenandoah Alliance for Shelter
Shenandoah County Lacrosse
Shenandoah County Library
Shenandoah County Dental Clinic
Shenandoah Education Foundation for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library
Shen-Paco Industries, Inc.
Shenandoah Valley Lutheran Ministries Luke’s Backpack Program
Shenandoah Valley Music Festival
Valley Health Shenandoah Memorial Hospital Foundation
“Our community grants program has had a powerful and positive impact on this community since 2008,” said President Jeff Dalke. “And we are pleased to continue that legacy of giving with our grants this year.”
“We are also fortunate to have so many non-profits serving Shenandoah County,” said Program Coordinator, Jeanne Russell. “This year we were able to give grants to 23 area non-profits but there are many more which are doing good work and could use support. We received 29 applications and wish we could have given to all of them.”
The Shenandoah Community Foundation helps connect donors to the causes that matter to them. For more information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (540) 459-7737. Our website address is: www.ShenandoahCF.org