Fondation awards grants to Jewell county groups
June 10, 2021
The Jewell County Community Foundation Grant Awards Committee met on May 25 and allocate funding to various organizations in Jewell County.
The grants were awarded as follows: Esbon Rural Fire District $7,018 for new communication devices and a water monitor, Jewell County EMS $9,364 for a Powerpro cot, Jewell County Fire District 6 $7,600 for Forestry Monitor Joystick, the City of Esbon $5,200 for a new storage unit, the City of Jewell $10,000 to update its community center, the City of Mankato $3,000 for park repairs, the Jewell County Historical Society $17,991 for developing attractions relative to Columbian Mammoths, and lastly, Western Kansas Child Advocacy Center $500 for supplies to provide services to abused children.
These awards were made possible with joint funding from the Jewell County Community Fund and Dane G. Hansen Foundation.