Another great year for the Anamoose Area Community Foundation as they were able to give out $7500 in grants Sunday at the Anamoose Senior Center. Grants were awarded to 3 organizations in the Anamoose area. The recipients were:
$2500-Anamoose Park Board for new playground equipment
$2500-MainStreams to purchase & install electric furnace/air conditioner & duct work in the Anamoose 1909 Historic Bank
$2500-Tri-County Senior Meals & Services to supplement senior meal expenses
This is the 6th year that grants have been given out. A total of more than $35,000 has been given in grants to more than 30 projects. The current endowment fund is $195,000.
Members of the Anamoose Advisory Board are: Alyce Heer, President; Joe Weninger, Vice President; Shirley Nitz, Secretary/Treasurer; Rose Weninger, Norma Martin, Dick Hauser & Julie Fahy.
Lorie Schmaltz was so pleased to get the Park Board grant from Joe Weninger that she gave him a kiss on the cheek & a hug.