Archives: March 2013

New Albany Area Non-Profits Receive Financial Help

RS722_iStock_000004647415XSmallHere in the New Albany, Ohio area, it’s obvious that our public officials and greater community care about the well-being of every single resident.

Case in point: The New Albany Community Foundation recently gave six grants totaling $76,200 to help local organization.

These organizations have a wide range of goals and missions – ensuring that everybody in the community who needs help is likely getting it.

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Here’s a breakdown of the organizations who recently received grants – as well as what they hope to do with the money.

Kids Here and There: This organization encourages students at Columbus Academy and other area high schools to complete service work for local children at a variety of charities, such as Nationwide Children’s Hospital. They received $21,000.

New Albany-Plain Local School District: The Easton Community Foundation donated $25,000 to help install the Easton-Ohio State University Nature and STEM Center. They also received another $20,000 from the Carolyn and Lance White Endowment Fund to help support the author residency program.

The New Albany Arts Council received $7,200 to help pay rent for productions that take place at the Janne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts.

Safety Town received $2,000 to help teach children traffic safety through the New Albany Police Department.

The New Albany-Plain Local School District received $1,000 for its environmental science program to honor Diane Nye, an environmental advocate in the area.

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It really is impressive all of the money that The New Albany Community Foundation was able to provide to area non-profits.

Central Ohio truly is the kind of community where everybody looks after one another.

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