ALM Community Foundation awards semi-annual grantsThe Artesian, Letcher, Mount Vernon Community Foundation Board of Directors met recently to award its semi-annual grants.
By: News release , ALM Community Foundation
The Artesian, Letcher, Mount Vernon Community Foundation Board of Directors met recently to award its semi-annual grants.
The following distributions were approved:
• Letcher Community Development Foundation for $1,000 for new chairs and tables at the Letcher Community Center.
• Trinity Lutheran Church of Storla for $500 toward new tables.
• Mount Vernon Baseball Association for $885 toward ballpark speakers and a field drag.
• Sanborn County 4-H Leaders Association for $1,000 toward replacing the livestock unloading area at the 4-H Grounds in Forestburg.
The ALM Community Foundation was formed to attract and distribute gifts of capital for community betterment. It was initially funded by CorTrust Bank with a match from the South Dakota Community Foundation for the benefit of Artesian, Letcher and Mount Vernon Communities. The first grants were awarded in August 2000.
Since that time, more than $92,000 has been awarded.