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Improving the community: Carter County Community Fund accepting grant applications

March 13, 2019 / JEREMY D. WELLS

The Carter County Community Fund (CCCF) has announced that it is accepting grant applications for the 2019 season. The CCCF Advisory Board has applications available and will accept them postmarked through April 30. Since its establishment in 2013 the CCCF has raised over $76,000 for its endowment and granted a total of $23,000 to local nonprofit organizations, explained CCCF's Mindy Woods-Click. 'Last year, grants from the CCCF helped with renovations to the boutique at Chapel House, to allow them to increase proceeds, which they give to other local nonprofits; a laptop for casework and management for children served by Carter County Court Appointed Special Advocates; software licenses for computers at the Carter County Public Library; two iPads for Galaxy Project’s tutoring program in Olive Hill; a Cricut machine for Wilderness Road Girl Scouts to use for marketing materials; and gaming machines for Friends of the Carter County Public Library,' Woods-Click...