The United Way of Southwest Minnesota (UWSWMN) Board of Directors recently approved Small Grants in Round I totaling $2,000. The Small Grant program is an outreach of the Community Impact funding process. The available amount of grant dollars each year is subject to change. One-time grants, up to $5,000, are awarded to organizations aligned with UWSWMN’s priority areas.
Hunger: Expansion of the Marshall Food4Kids to preschool
This Small Grant will support the expansion of the weekend snack bag program into the preschool classes at Marshall Public Schools.
Grant Award: $1,500.
The other grant recipient in Round I is Junior Achievement of Lincoln County.
United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community. In southwest Minnesota, we focus on health, education, financial stability, hunger and safety & well-being. For more information on our commitment to the area, please visit our website at www.UnitedWaySWMN.org.