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LATCF Grant Awards

Posted 08/04/23

Photo for LATCF Grant Awards

The Monroe County Commission presented the Local Assistance and Tribal Consistency Fund (LATCF) Grant winners their checks on Thursday. The county was awarded $130,000.00 from the US Treasury. They used these funds to support non-profit entities in the county that had projects that focused on the citizens of the county. The Commission hopes to find more grant funding for the county in the future.  The awards is as follows:

County Entity Award Amount
Gap Mills Community Center $3,000.00
Peterstown Rescue Squad (EMS Only) $5,000.00
Reigning Warriors $2,000.00
Ballard Christian School $10,000.00
Peterstown United Methodist Church* $19,000.00
Lindside United Methodist Church $7,000.00
Sweet Springs Community Center* $19,000.00
CASE WV $5,000.00
Monroe County Animal League $7,000.00
Monroe County Coalition of Families and Children $5,000.00
Monroe Outreach Ministry (Foodbank) $2,000.00
Monroe County 4-H Foundation $9,000.00
Monroe County Council on Aging $13,000.00
Sports of Monroe (JMHS Track) $5,000.00
Waiteville Community Center* $19,000.00
Total: $130,000.00

* Designates Emergency Shelters