Grants fund projects for school, youth and community programs

2013-05-09T00:00:00Z 2013-05-16T11:23:05Z Grants fund projects for school, youth and community programsBy Times Staff nwitimes.com
May 09, 2013 12:00 am  • 

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Foundation awarded $54,032.87 in community grants for the first grant cycle of 2013

The 16 grantees, and the amount awarded to each, are:

  • Crown Point High School AP Testing - $3,000
  • Crown Point High School Vex Robotics Underdogs 1233 - $7,800
  • Bulldog Workshop/Crown Point High School Transition Program - $750
  • First United Methodist Church of Lowell for Household Goods Pantry - $3,000
  • Col. John Wheeler Middle School Art Dept. - $1,077.87
  • Crown Point 4th of July Celebration Committee – $2,500
  • Second Life Resale Shoppe Inc. for carts for the shop - $2,000
  • Southlake Branch YMCA Hub Run - $2,000
  • The Arc NWI Inc. for transit lift van - $5,000
  • Crown Point Community School Corp./Elementary Media Center for author visit - $2,500
  • South Shore Arts Inc. - $5,000
  • Crown Point Lacrosse for uniforms and equipment - $2,000
  • Crown Point Youth Baseball for new scoreboard - $10,000
  • Crown Point High School/Center for Teaching and Learning with Technology - $3,300
  • Hanover Central High School for software program “Turnitin” - $2,105
  • Girl Scouts of Crown Point Unit 7 for supplies - $2,000

The Grant Committee reviews the applications for projects that fit the mission and vision of the Crown Point Community Foundation, that is, to enhance the quality of life in Crown Point and Northwest Indiana. The committee makes recommendations to the foundation's Board of Directors, who approve the grants for funding.

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