EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Several Evansville organizations have received grant awards from the Evansville Endowment Fund.
The award ceremony took place at the Carver Community Organization as it celebrates its 75th anniversary.
More than $400,000 went to 24 non-profit charitable organizations in Evansville.
Grants are awarded for capital improvement projects.
“You know it’s fun to give away somebody else’s money. You know you are talking about $438,000. That’s a lot of money. And to see that you know it’s very rewarding. You know it’s something I love to do. I believe in giving back to the community.”
The Tri-State Food Bank and Holly’s House were among the organizations that received grants.
The full list of recipients can be found below:
Carver Community Organization
Community Recreation Education Center
DC USA INC
District of Evansville of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Easter Seals Rehabilitation Center
Evansville Christian Life Center
Evansville Museum of Arts, History, and Science
EVSC Foundation, Inc.
Habitat for Humanity of Evansville
Holly’s House, Inc.
HOPE of Evansville
Koch Family Children’s Museum of Evansville
Memorial Community Development Corporation
Ozanam Family Shelter
Parenting Time Center
Reitz Home Museum
Southwestern Healthcare, Inc.
St. Vincent Early Learning Center, Inc.
The Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana
Tri-State Food Bank
United Caring Services
United Methodist Youth Home, Inc.
Vanderburgh County Casa Inc.
WNIN Tri-State Public Media, Inc.
(This story was originally published on Nov. 7, 2019)