(Jefferson County) The Jefferson Foundation recently released its 2021 Round 2 list of approved grants.
Some of the organizations that were approved grants are: ALIVE awarded $50,000 to support counseling services, transportation services and the Nights of Safety program for Jefferson County victims of domestic violence.
Pony Bird, Inc. awarded $100,000 to assist the agency with capacity building needs.
Also, a grant of $25,000 awarded to the Oasis Institute to provide health and wellness classes in Jefferson County.
Foundation Executive Vice President Missy Endres says they had a few focus areas they wanted to help fund during this round of grants.
Altogether 79 grants were approved totaling more than 2.6-million dollars.
Grant money from round 2 is expected to be delivered by December 1st.
Round 1 for grant applications in 2022 will open on January 4th and the deadline to apply is February 9th.
Announcements of agencies approved grant money from round 1 of 2022 will be made on May 2nd of next year.
For a complete list off all agencies approved grant money from the Jefferson Foundation during round 2, click here.