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Local Non-Profits Get Additional Grant Funding

Some local non-profits are getting some extra block grant money, thanks to the frugality of Nevada County government. County Social Service Director Mike Dent say the Board of Supervisors agreed to give out the money at their meeting last week…

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Interfaith Food Ministry was awarded 13-thousand dollars for the purchase of protein rich foods as part of their Hunger to Health Project. The Domestic Violence and Sexual Assualt Coalition will be given 12-thousand dollars, and Hospitality House 10-thousand. Both can use those funds for day to day operations. Dent says they were able to come up with the extra money through savings…

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Grants are done on a two-year cycle, and Dent says the deadline for the next one is coming up on Friday. Any interested non-profit should check out the county’s website under the social services department.

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