2018 Grant Recipients

Organization Purpose Granted
Arc of Mower County Support 4-H activities for children with Special Needs $500
Austin Area Arts Purchase Glass Kiln $700
Austin Artist Series Help pay for venue & technical support $1,000
Austin Community Band Summer music/concert series in the park $500
Austin Congregational UCC 11 Cultural Programs primarily for children 2 – 12 $1,000
Austin Symphony Partial Sponsorship of Program $1,500
Cedar River Watershed District We Are Water MN hosting $1,500
Freedom Fest 2019 Finance Free Kid Activities $1,000
Friends of the Hormel Nature Center Purchase 3 Permanent Honeybee Hives $1,500
Gerard Academy Art Education classes with AACA $1,000
Hormel Historic Home Bussing for students k-6 $1,000
I. J. Holton School Busssing for 6th graders to the Hormel Institiute $1,000
MatchboxChildren’s Theater Help with production costs for shows $1,000
Mower County Historical Society Assist with creating an Agriculture Display $1,000
Northwestern Singers Instrumentalists and carpenter $1,000
Parenting Rescource Center Pay for postage and DVD’s for our “Read to Me” project $150
Peer Power Partners Year-end Team Building activity at Eagle Bluff $1,600
Rachel’s Hope Supplies for Earn While you Learn Program $1,500
Science Fair Mentoring Project Starting programs at Southgate and Adult Learning Center $1,500
Second Addition Offset costs for Nursing Home Performances $750
Seibel Center Enhance activities at the center $300
Summerset Theatre Assisit with production costs for 52nd season $1,500
Zonta Supplies for “Bolt Bags”  $500
  TOTAL $23,000

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