The Rotary Club of Alexandria Grants Committee announced their grant recipients yesterday at their weekly meeting. They chose several nonprofits to work on projects in Cenla. A total of $25,000 was awarded.
The Rotary Club of Alexandria Grant Program provides financial support to nonprofit organizations that advance literacy for children and adults and/or improve the lives of children, youth, seniors, and others with special needs in the Alexandria community.
Those non-profits receiving grants are:
Fostering Community – Backpack/School Uniform and Supplies Campaign – $3,000
Safe Sleep Campaign – $2,000
Cenla Pregnancy Center Parenting Education Program – $5,000
Community HealthWorx Direct Care for Veterans Dental needs – $3,000
United Way The Leader in Me Program – $5,000
Boudreaux’s Animal Rescue Krewe (BARK) – $2,000
Re-Entry Solutions Computers to help local individuals gain employment – $4,000
Historical Association of Central LA – $1,000