ACCF Awards $3,100 in local grants

The Alleghany County Community Foundation recently announced 2014 grant recipients from the Alleghany Opportunity Fund.  ACCF awarded five grants totalling $3,100.  This year's recipients were: 
  • Alleghany Connections: $600 for In-School Tutoring Project
  • Alleghany Planning Committee: $1,000 for the Emergency Assistance Program         
  • Appalachian Senior Programs: $500 for the Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Programs            
  • Prevent Blindness NC: $500 for the Star Pupils Program in Alleghany County
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina: $500 for Partner Agency Support-Rural Delivery Fees