Coshocton Foundation awards money to organizations

| September 24, 2012

COSHOCTON – The Distribution Committee of the Coshocton Foundation has awarded grants to seven local organizations.

The committee meets on a quarterly basis to review grant applications from various non-profit groups throughout the community. This quarter the grants awarded totaled $41,418 and are as follows:

– MuskingumValley Council of Boy Scouts ofAmerica – $16,496 for expansion of the dining hall at camp

– Habitat for Humanity – $10,000 for next house to be built

– First Step Family Violence Intervention Services – $5,220 toward a new roof on the shelter

– RiverView School District- $5,107 for band uniforms

– Ridgewood Recreation – $1,595 for a defibrillator unit

– Coshocton County Career Center- $1,500 for books for under-privileged students

– Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum – $1,500 for computer updates

The Coshocton Foundation was established in 1966 and has distributed over $6 million in grants to community organizations from its Unrestricted Fund. In addition, the Foundation has 133 Restricted Funds from which distributions are made for specific purposes. More information can be found at or by calling the foundation at 622-0010.


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