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Decatur County United Fund Awarded $43,760 in Special Grants
The 2013 special grants set a record for the largest amount awarded by the United Fund in a single special grant cycle. This is, in part, due to the success of the 2012 Campaign and exceeding goal.
The grants represented a broad range of categories including recruitment dollars, equipment needs, security updates, training, operating expenses, and education resource kits.
2013 Special Grant recipients are: Advocates for Children $5,000 for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) recruitment dollars; Big Brothers/Big Sisters $5,000 for staffing and office materials; Bread of Life $1,229 for work table and stainless steel food cart; Carousel Play and Learn Center for $3,487 for updated security system, infant room project, school age classroom chair replacement, and playground improvements; Catch-A-Ride $5,000 to provide a training session for Decatur County drivers on operating the mobile data transmitters (MDT) installed on all vehicles, and fuel and maintenance costs; Decatur County Youth Baseball $3,459 for replacement of bats, batting helmets and other equipment; Our Hospice of Decatur/Shelby Co. $3,595 for one inpatient facility sofa sleeper.
Additionally, Human Services received $4,836 for electronic needs and food pantry equipment; Legal Aid $2,000 towards victims attorney salary and travel expenses for court cases; Meals on Wheels $3,000 for operating expenses; United Way 2-1-1 $2,134 for program services; Decatur County Family YMCA $5,000 for 12 education resource kits, software and activity packs, and 2 laptops.
Decatur County United Fund supports programs of 21 local agencies that help OUR neighbors, friends and co-workers. When you give to United Fund, you're helping meet the needs of people in our community. From early childhood education to youth development and senior services, United Fund is the best investment you can make in the strength and health of our community.
In addition to the 21 agencies supported, the 2013 initiative work includes:
Decatur County United Fund Pizza King Day is Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Greensburg Pizza King. Part of the proceeds from the day will benefit the Decatur County United Fund. Plan to join uDecatur County United Fund Pizza King Day is Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Greensburg Pizza King. Part of the proceeds from the day will benefit the Decatur County United Fund. Plan to join uDecatur County United Fund Pizza King Day is Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Greensburg Pizza King. Part of the proceeds from the day will benefit the Decatur County United Fund. Plan to join u
Decatur County 4 Kids-Prevent Child Abuse Council "Happy Kids Conference" is scheduled for October 26, 2013 from 8:30 - 3:30 pm in Greensburg. For more information call 662-4212.
The Decatur Cou nty United Fund has a strong commitment to our community and the agencies we serve.
Our priority is to fund areas of:
|The United Fund supports a wide range of programs and services that make it possible to feed the hungry, develop youth, help the elderly & disabled remain independent. It also helps support those in the community who have been victims of domestic violence. Your contributions help provide the best possible services|
GIVE to the United Fund. Here Is How.....
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Mail check to: Decatur County United Fund, 108 S Broadway Suite 1, Greensburg, IN 47240
Payroll Deduction is donated through your workplace
Memorials - Donors designate a gift to the Decatur County United Fund in honor of or in memory of a friend, colleague or loved one by mailing a check to United Fund at 108 S Broadway, Suite 1, Greensburg, IN 47240