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Riverboat Foundation Presents 53 Mini Grants

Posted: Thursday, July 18th, 2013 at 6:45 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

A total of $97,102 was awarded in 53 grants by the Washington County Riverboat Foundation Tuesday night through the mini grant program. The program’s goal is to award grants to non-profits with small projects. Below are the grants that were presented.

1- Community Chest of Washington, Accounting Software, $400
2- Washington Area Softball Assoc., ASA Skills Camp, $2,000
3- Washington Area Baseball Council, Baseball Landscaping Enhancements, $2,000
4- 4Cs Community Coordinated Child Care, Beginnings for School Success, $2,000
5- WCDC, Inc., Cafeteria Enhancements, $2,000
6- Washington County Extension, Camera Equipment, $1,900
7- Families Helping Families of Iowa, Car Seats for Kids, $2,000
8- Washington Free Public Library, Children’s Area Enhancement, $2,000
9- Red Cedar Chamber Music, Civil War Concert in Ainsworth, $1,200
10- Christian Culture Community, Computers for Immigrants, $1,500
11- Kalona Public Library, Digital Literacy at the Library, $2,000
12- Boy Scout Troup 242, Educational Programming, $2,000
13- American Legion Post 351, Equipment & Boys State, $2,000
14- Friends of Muscatine FFA, Equipment for Livestock Care, $2,000
15- Louisa County Trails/Tri-Rivers Conservation, Fairgrounds Connection, $2,000
16- Highland Community Schools, First Lego League, $800
17- Keota Community Schools, Golf Equipment, $2,000
18- Wellman Sons of American Legion, Grave Markers for Veterans, $2,000
19- Washington County Mini Bus, Grounds & Facility Improvement, $1,700
20- Kalona Historical Society, Grout Church Kitchen Remodel, $2,000
21- WEDG, Historic Site Inventories , $2,000
22- Washington Noon Kiwanis, Ice Cream Machine, $2,000
23- Prairie Painters, Introduction to China Painting, $1,900
24- Washington Community Theater, Landscaping, $2,000
25- St James Youth Group, NCYC 2013, $2,000
26- Johnson County Agricultural Assoc., New Horse Arena Paneling, $2,000
27- Kalona Chamber of Commerce, Office Computer, $1,942
28- Hospice of Washington County, Organizing Personal Information, $2,000
29- Washington County Fair Association, Painting Round Barn and Cattle Roof, $2,000
30- Cub Pack 234, Pinewood Derby Track, $2,000
31- Stewart Boosters, Inc., Playground Equipment Additions, $2,000
32- The Family Connection/Wash County, Raising Readers, $2,000
33- Boy Scout Troop 235, Recreational Sports Equipment, $2,000
34- St Joseph Church Regency, Summer Assistance/Christmas, $2,000
35- Louisa County Historical Society, Repairs to 19th Century School, $2,000
36- Systems Unlimited, Resources for Therapy Staff, $2,000
37- American Legion Post 427, Roofing, $2,000
38- Mid-Prairie Community Schools, Science Department Equipment, $1,908
39- Keota Community Schools, Science Department Refrigerator, $452
40- Riverside Ball Association, Scoreboard Upgrade, $2,000
41- The Artland Artists, SE Iowa Artists Studio Tour, $2,000
42- Riverside Elderly Development Corp, Senior Village Sign, $2,000
43- Iowa City String Orchestra, Spring Concert Soloist, $500
44- Washington Community Schools, Stewart Electronic Door Lock, $2,000
45- Sunrise Child Care, Summer Program Field Trips, $2,000
46- Our Kids/Children’s Center Charities, Summer Programming for Youth, $2,000
47- Lending Hands Adult Day Care, Table Service, $1,200
48- Miracles In Motion Equestrian Center, Tractor Project, $2,000
49- Boy Scout Troup 234, Troop Scouting 2013-2014, $2,000
50- Louisa County Area Vietnam Veterans, Veterans Memorial Project, $1,700
51- Washington Chamber of Commerce, Washington Area Marketing Materials, $2,000
52- Washington/Wellman YMCA, Wellman Children’s Theatre, $2,000
53- Washington Railroad Historical Society, West Room Lighting, $2,000

Total $97,102