Dozens of Non-Profits Awarded FFDC Grants

The Foundation for the Future of Delaware County awarded thousands of dollars in grants to local non-profits Tuesday night. Congratulations to this year’s recipients!

City of Earlville-Fire and Ambulance ($5,000) – Lighting for Rescue Vehicle

Greeley Rural Fireman’s Association ($5,000) – Lucas Chester Compression CPR System

Dundee Fire Department ($2,500) – Operation Life Safety

Hopkinton-EMS ($1,598.00) – EMS-Binder Lift Belts

West Delaware Schools ($1,000) –  “Your One Mission” program speaker

Maquoketa Valley Schools ($3,619.00) – MV High School 3D Printer

West Delaware FFA ($5,000) – Animal Lab Facility

NICC Foundation ($2,500) – Manchester Center Health Lab

Good Neighbor Society ($5,000) – 2018 Facility Infectious Disease Control

City of Delhi-Library ($2,269) – Public Library –Technology Center

City of Manchester Library ($3,000) – Library Early Literacy Center

Boy Scout Troop 34 ($1,044) – Troop 34 Manchester New tents and additional utensils/supplies

St Joseph’s Childcare Center ($1,791) – Center Technology Updates

Fairview Cemetery Association ($1,500) – Historic Preservation of Fairview Cemetery Monuments

Hopkinton Little League ($1,000) – Hopkinton Little League Improvement Project

City of Hopkinton ($1,088) – Hopkinton Cemetery Signage

Delaware County Tourism ($3,000) – Take a Splash! Enhancing and Growing Delaware County Tourism

Delaware County Fair Society ($3,077) – Historical Review for the Delaware County Fair 150th Anniv. Year

Manchester Chamber of Commerce ($3,000) – Delco Advancing Modern Professional for Tomorrow(AMP’T) Kick Off Year

Delaware County Economic Development ($2,000) – Match Workforce Roadmap & Action Plan for Workforce Recruitment/Talent Attraction

City of Hopkinton-Community Center ($5,000) – Update with Handicap Accessible Doors

City of Manchester-Police ($5,000) – Department K-9 Replacement Program

City of Colesburg ($4,500) – New Backstop at Softball Diamond

City of Ryan ($1,000) – Restoring Old School Bell

Iowa College Access ($700) – Delaware County FAFSA Challenge

Northeast Iowa Food Bank ($3,500) – Manchester Mobile Food Pantry Program

Helping Services for Youth and Families ($2,405) – Youth Mentoring at Helping Services

Limestone Bluffs RC & D ($2,750) – 2018 Manchester Source Water Protection Team- Well Testing Project

(photos courtesy of FFDC)