Elkhart County Community Foundation awards grants to 13 agencies
The Elkhart County Community Foundation has awarded $383,472 in grants to 13 nonprofit agencies.
The foundation received requests to fund assistance to 28 organizations around the county. Of the 28, 13 were selected to receive the foundation’s quarterly grant.
LoveWay, a therapeutic horseback riding organization, has received one of the highest levels of funding. The foundation granted LoveWay $50,000 to reconstruct its pasture fencing.
The other fourth quarter 2012-13 ECCF agencies and their grants are:
Mosaic in Northern Indiana: $25,000
LaCasa of Goshen: $35,500
Horizon Education Alliance: $57,682
Ryan’s Place: $20,000
Susanna’s Kitchen: $3,000
Maple City Health Care Center: $50,000
Center for Healing and Hope: $20,000
Habitat for Humanity of Elkhart County: $55,000
Open Arms Childcare and Preschool: $15,295
Little Saints Childcare and Preschool: $20,000
Five Star/Manowe Ministries: $30,000
Children’s Hope: $1,995
The foundation provides charitable gifts to those that work toward improving the quality of life in Elkhart County. More on ECCF can be found at www.elkhartccf.org.