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Athens Foundation 2016 Fall Grants
Athens County Child Advocacy Center, Inc. Athens County Child Advocacy Center Medical Program Improvement Grant $6,500
Athens Photographic Project, Inc. Athens Photo Project – Uptown Art Installation  $5,000
Bishopville Church of Christ Food Pantry Commercial Generator $5,000
Community Food Initiatives  Retail Readiness Project $2,320
Friends of the Shelter Dogs Operation Fix the Shelter (refers to both spay/neuter and sick and injured dogs, supplies) $5,000
Habitat for Humanity of Southeast Ohio New Marshfield Women Blitz Build  $5,000
Live Healthy Appalachia Cooking Up a Stronger Community: Healthy Cooking Education for Adults $3,000
My Sister’s Place Shelter needs and in-shelter nurse $2,366
Ohio University Kids on Campus summer 2017 camp meals $4,500
Ohio University Research and Technology Center Diabetes Education for School Nurses $1,127
Rural Action Climate Action through the Zero Waste Pledge and Events $4,046
The Appalachian Peace and Justice Network Youth Against Misogyny and Sexism $6,000
The Birth Circle, Inc. Finding Best Practices to Better Support Young Moms in Pregnancy and Early Parenthood $2,365
The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio Helping Hands Program 2017 $1,000
Ultimate Recycling Center dba ReUse Industries Athens MakerSpace start-up $8,000
Village of Amesville Arts for Amesville $2,500
Rocky Community Improvement Fund 2016 Fall Grants
Big Brothers, Big Sisters Weekend camp for Athens and Hocking County youth $3,176
Big Brothers, Big Sisters Athens Co 2017 Nelsonville Community Match Project  $4,000
Factory Street and Moving Parts Nelsonville Neighbors Outreach: Dance Classes $1,000
Habitat for Humanity Tiny Home – Logan Ohio $3,000
Lutheran Social Services LSS Athens County Mobile Food Pantry $3,500
Millcreek Elementary Southern Local Millcreek Playground Fund $5,000
Nelsonville Food Cupboard Backpack Program $15,000
NY Art Dept Carving out a niche for young artists $2,005
NY Yearbook Buckeye Yearbook Camera Equipment $2,385
Ohio University Kids on Campus Kids on Campus Summer 2017 camp meals $5,000


2016 Jaycees Senior Grant awardees
Southeast Ohio History Center Elevator into History $16,360
United Seniors of Athens County, Inc. Out of County Transportation Project $7,140
Habitat for Humanity of Southeast Ohio Age In Place Critical Home Repair Program $3,500
Good Works, Inc.  Neighbors Helping Neighbors $2,000