2013 Civic Grants
Civic Grant Committees Announces 2012-2013 Awards - May 15, 2013
CONTACT: Judy Bellew, (318) 221-3053, email@example.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
$4,000 - Heart of Hope - Purchase of computer equipment and software for residents in the program to continue their
educational goals during their pregnancy.
$3,500 - St. Luke's Episcopal Mobile Medical Ministry - Cover portion of the cost of a case manager and a registered nurse
$5,000 - Great Results Equine Assisted Therapies (GREAT) - Purchase a dust free chemical to treat the riding area to
eliminate respiratory related health risks by clients
$5,000 - Evergreen Presbyterian Ministries dba Evergreen Life Services - Purchase a glass kiln, ceramic molds, and
art supplies for program participants to produce a variety of art products to be sold in Evergreen's gift shop.
$1,250 - Council on Alchoholism & Drug Abuse of NWLA - Provide dining chairs, dining tables, high chairs and booster
seats for the dining room for both the Buckhalter Residential Program and the Family Treatment Program located at the
Bossier Treatment Center.
$250 - Speaker Honorariums to Holy Angels Residential Facility, Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission, AMIkids Red River,
Shreveport Opera, Dress for Success Shreveport Bossier
Some past recipients of civic grants funded by Rotary Club of
Alliance for Education
Caddo Council on Aging
Community Renewal, International
Council on Alcoholism
& Drug Abuse Prevention
David Raines Community Health Center
Food Bank of Northwest LA
Literacy Volunteers/Centenary College
Martin Luther King Health Clinic
Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center
Volunteers of America
Rotary Club of Shreveport is a member of Rotary International, an association
of Rotary clubs throughout the world. Rotary is an organization of business and
professional leaders united worldwide who provide humanitarian service,
encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill
and peace in the world.