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Avondale Contributions Assistance program allocates $110,000 to human service organizations

Twenty-four nonprofit agencies that provide services and programs to the Avondale community received a combined total of $110,000 in funding as part of the City of Avondale’s annual Contributions Assistance program.
Post Date:08/13/2019

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Avondale Contributions Assistance program allocates $110,000 to human service organizations

Twenty-four nonprofit agencies that provide services and programs to the Avondale community received a combined total of $110,000 in funding as part of the City of Avondale’s annual Contributions Assistance program. Representatives from the various agencies joined Avondale councilmembers and city staff at a check presentation ceremony held at City Hall on August 12.

The Contributions Assistance Program annually provides direct monetary grants to nonprofit organizations for projects and activities that provide health and human services to improve the quality of life of Avondale residents. Nonprofit 501(C) (3) agencies that meet the eligible criteria are invited to apply annually in April.  The following is a list of agencies who were awarded grants this this year:

St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance

A New Leaf, Inc. Siemer

Agua Fria Food & Clothing Bank

AZ Burn Foundation

Benevilla

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Phoenix

Chicanos por la Causa

Community Bridges

Cornerstone Community Development

Diana Gregory Outreach

Helping Families in Need

Homeless Youth Connection

Jobs for Arizona's Graduates

Lutheran Social Services

Mission of Mercy

Mutts on a Mission

New Life Center

Pendergast Elementary Community Foundation

Phoenix Cancer Support Network

St. John Vianny Pantry

Southwest Human Development

Southwest Valley YMCA

Teen Lifeline

Trellis

For more information, please contact Sheryl Steele, Family Services Manager, 623-333-2700 or  ssteele@avondale.org

 

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