Duclos Foundation grants $31,350.00 to county projects

11/26/2014 – Leva and Frank Duclos Foundation Awards Over $52,000 in Grants to Area Organizations – Click here to print this information


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The Advisory Board of the Leva and Frank Duclos Foundation met November 25, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. at The Citizens National Bank in Concordia, Kansas where they awarded $31,350.00 in grants to Republic County projects.

Republic County Resource Council, Belleville, KS
$7,000 on behalf of the C.A.R.E. Committee (Community Assistance) – Crisis / Hardship Funds

USD 109 Republic County, Belleville, KS –
$5,000 On behalf of the Republic County Schools (East Elementary School) – Purchase Supplies for the MTSS Program (Multi-Tiered System of Support)

Belleville After School Program, Belleville, KS –
$2,000 in Scholarship Assistance

Belleville Wesleyan Church, Belleville, KS –
$500 on behalf of the Stepping Stones Preschool – Preschool Improvements

City of Munden, KS –
$1,500 for the Community Building Project Funding

City of Belleville, KS –
$700 on behalf of the Belleville Public Library – Restroom Upgrade

City of Courtland, KS –
$2,000 on behalf of the Courtland Parks Committee – Swimming Pool Repairs and Grass Seeding

City of Cuba, KS –
$500 on behalf of the Hillcrest Public Library – Glass Display Cases

Republic County, KS –
$1,500 in Matching Funds on behalf of the Republic County Economic Development – ROZ Student Loan Reimbursement 

$1,000 on behalf of the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery

Belleville Main Street Program Inc., Belleville, KS –
$500 for Downtown Sound System Funding

$750 for Historic Photo Downtown Flowers Planters

$1,000 on behalf of the Rocky Pond Christmas Lights – Expansion

Great Plains of Republic Co., Inc., Belleville, KS –
$1,000 on behalf of the Republic County Hospital – Project Red – Purchase Resource Materials

$1,500 on behalf of the Republic County Hospital – Car Seat Safety Program – Purchase Infant/Toddler

$500 on behalf of the Republic County Hospital – Breast Feeding Education Program – Equipment Loan Program Funding

The Blair Center for the Arts Foundation, Belleville, KS –
$1,000 to replace the Commercial Size Popcorn Machine and the Color Printer

$400 on behalf of USD 109 Republic County Cares – Replace Commercial Size Hot Dog Roller/Warmer

Republic County Historical Society, Belleville, KS –
$1,000 for reimbursement for 1930’s Barn Relocation Expenses

Church People Concerned Foundation, Belleville, KS –
$1,000 on behalf of the Golden Belle Haven Senior Center – Entry Door Replacement

High Banks Hall of Fame, Belleville, KS –
$1,000 for Wiring and Lighting Expenses for recent addition