South Whitley Community Facilities Inc. seeking community grant requests
The annual meeting of the South Whitley Community Facilities Inc. will be held in December 2011. The agenda for the meeting includes reviewing grant requests, election of new board members and election of officers.
In 1975, a foundation was established to raise funds and build a medical center for the community. The interest from the principal is awarded annually to support local projects. The purpose of the foundation is to promote the health and well being of the South Whitley/Cleveland Township area. Over $150,000 in interest money has been allocated to various community betterment projects over the past 35 years.
This local foundation is currently accepting requests for funding. Letters of request should include: organization name, description of project, amount requested and contact information. Requests should be sent to: Cindy Barnett, 115 S Line St, Columbia City, IN 46787 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, call Barnett at 244-7615 or 723-5951. Letters of request must be received by December 9, 2011.
The 2011 officers include Al Germann, president, Steve Mundy, vice president, Joe Grant, treasurer and Cindy Barnett, secretary. Other board members include: Scott Darley, Marv Goble, Mark Rickerd, Todd Jones and Marlene Mishler.