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N.D. Community Foundation delivers grants to local groups

December 6, 2013
Pierce County Tribune

Kevin J. Dvorak, President and CEO of the North Dakota Community Foundation delivered grants from the NDCF's State-wide Greatest Needs (Unrestricted) Fund to area projects on Nov. 13. NDCF area board members are Steve Ottmar, Jamestown; Becky Thatcher-Keller, Jamestown; Diane Peyerl, rural Penn; and David "White Thunder" Trottier, Rugby. NDCF development director Kara Geiger also participated in the presentations. Regional grants include:

Jamestown - Jamestown Regional Medical Foundation

Hugs for Infants Protection System: $1,500

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Pictured left to right are: NDCF President and CEO Kevin Dvorak, Teresa Lauinger of the Esmond Park Board, NDCF board member Diane Peyerl and Loren Pruess of the Esmond Park Board.

Jamestown - Ft. Seward Heritage Trail Association Wagon Train Program: $1,500

New Rockford - Eddy - New Rockford Library,

Remodel Meeting Space & GED Classroom: $3,000

New Rockford - Ambulance Service of New Rockford, Purchase of new Ambulance: $1,500

Cando - Towner County Medical Center, Equipment for Community Fitness Center: $2,000

Belcourt - Turtle Mountain Head Start, Purchase Defibrillators for Facilities: $1,500

Rugby - Good Samaritan Health Services Foundation, Purchase Wheelchair Transport Van: $2,500

Rugby - Geographical Center Historical Society, New Exhibit Space and Guest Services: $5,000

Esmond - Esmond Park Board, New Bathroom/Shower Facility for Park: $2,000

"The North Dakota Community Foundation is pleased to partner with these organizations to make this part of North Dakota a better place to live," Dvorak said.

Grants are awarded on a competitive basis. This year the foundation received 149 grant requests, of which the board of directors approved 49. The NDCF and its component funds will make over $3 million in grants all across North Dakota in 2013.



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