Welborn Baptist Foundation to award $1.2 million in grants

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — On Monday, the Welborn Baptist Foundation announced $1.2 million in Healthy Eating & Active Living Grants.

The Welborn Baptist Foundation will award over $1.2 million in grants to five schools, four churches, and seven community organizations participating in the Foundation’s 2019 Healthy Eating & Active Living grant cycle.

Here’s a look at the grant recipients:

•    Evansville Lutheran School
•    Ferdinand Elementary School
•    Holy Redeemer Catholic School
•    Tecumseh Middle School
•    Tenth Street Elementary School
•    Encounter Church
•    Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church
•    Memorial Baptist Church
•    Nazarene Missionary Baptist Church
•    Evansville Trails Coalition
•    St. Vincent Evansville Foundation
•    YMCA of Southwestern Indiana
•    Franklin Street Events Association
•    Purdue Extension – Vanderburgh County
•    Tri-State Food Bank
•    Urban Seeds

The Welborn Baptist Foundation was created in 1999. It focused on Early Learning, Healthy Eating and Active Living, Christ-Centered Living, and Nonprofit Excellence.

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(This story was originally published on June 24, 2019)

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