York County Grant Awards

York County Community Foundation

2019 Total Grants: $51,212

$2,400 to Adult Enrichment Centers for a Health & Wellness program called “Green Thumb Growers”

$1,250 to Early Learning Partnership of York County to purchase books for the Rock Hill Reads community program

$4,650 to Girls on the Run to expand their youth programming into York County Title 1 schools

$5,000 to Habitat for Humanity to help maintain the homes of 21 families in York County

$2,000 to Hope, Inc. to provide food to help alleviate food insecurity

$2,000 to Junior Achievement to educate students from Title 1 schools through financial literacy, workforce readiness, and entrepreneurship programs taught by business volunteers from the community

$1,000 to Metrolina Association for the Blind to help create a low vision starter kit for 20 York county residents

$10,000 to Pathways Community Center to help build a community center for 33 local nonprofits

$1,000 to Renew Our Community to provide crisis assistance

$2,000 to Restore Mobility For The Blind to transport clients to necessary appointments

$2,500 to RideAbility Therapeutic Riding Center to help improve the lives of children and adults living with special needs through Facilitated Interactions with horses

$2,000 to Rock Hill Schools Education Foundation for their Back the Pack program to help York County children in need

$8,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to provide a backpack of nutritious food to children at risk of hunger on weekends and school holidays

$5,000 to York County Disabilities Foundation (Miracle Park) to provide a sensory garden area in the park

$2,412 to York County Free Clinic to provide access to preventive and primary care for the uninsured