Charitable fund donates to Red Canyon | VailDaily.com

Charitable fund donates to Red Canyon

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Vail, CO Colorado

EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado – The Bessie Minor Charitable Fund, formed by the owners and founder of Swift Communications, which owns the Vail Daily, awards grants to programs that promote literacy, reading and writing skills and programs in the arts, languages and sciences.

Since 2008, more than $125,000 in funding has been awarded to nonprofit organizations in communities where Swift Communications conducts business. This year, the fund awarded $42,805 to 28 recipients.

In Eagle County, Red Canyon High School received $2,000 to help expand of language-arts offerings and writing classes.

For more information, visit http://www.bessieminor.org.