Future Fund Giving Circle Awards 13 Grants for 2018

2018  Future  Fund  Grant  Recipients


Communities in Schools of Mid-America, Inc.:  ‘Holiday Meal Event’ for at-risk students and their families to enjoy an evening of food and family engagement with resource referrals for the holidays provided.


Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas: ‘Good Night’ is to purchase CPAP machine supplies of masks, filters and tubing.


First United Methodist Church – Wesley House: ‘Bring Your A Game to Work’ is a soft skill employment class for students and adults. Curriculum supplies and incentives will be purchased.


Interlocal 637 – ‘An Apple a Day Helps Our Kids Find Their Way’ is a project through the OT department to help students with disabilities with movement, language, emotions, and social skills through interactive technology via iPads.


Kansas Children’s Service League – ‘Healthy Families – Child and Home Safety Project’ will furnish home safety items such as locks, latches, fire extinguishers, carbon monoxide detectors, etc. and education to implement them.


Pittsburg Mother to Mother Ministry – ‘Supporting Youth with Special Needs Parent Training’ is to purchase a special needs parenting curriculum.


Pittsburg Sunrise Rotary Foundtion – ‘Wesley House AED’ will provide an Automated External Defibrillator for clients and staff at Wesley House.


PSU Enactus – ‘Gorilla Achievement Program’ is to purchase Job Preparation Training materials.


SEK Humane Society – ‘Assisting Tools for Helping Hands’ provides a power washer and dolly for staff and volunteer workers.


SEK Women Helping Women: A Fairy Godmother’s Fund - ‘Whole Health Dental Cost Assistance’ provides one time annual grants for women in need of dentures or dental needs.


Special Olympics Kansas – ‘Medals for Crawford County Athletes’ will provide Crawford County Special Olympic athletes medals for the 9 sporting events held annually.


The Lord’s Diner - ‘Industrial Refrigerator’ purchase for The Lord’s Diner.


The Salvation Army – ‘Christmas Stockings’ for children in families who participate in the annual Christmas distribution.

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