Grants awarded to Eagle County nonprofits |

Grants awarded to Eagle County nonprofits

Daily Staff Report
Eagle County, CO Colorado

EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado ” Three nonprofits in Eagle County, Colorado will receive over $10,000 in grants Friday in Wolcott.

The funds will come from the $1 million that the El Pomar Foundation was given to address the mounting needs for human services resulting from the recent financial crisis.

El Pomar’s High Country Regional Council, an advisory board that regularly makes grant recommendations, tabbed the Salvation Army Food Bank, the Food Rescue Express, and the Low Income Energy Assistance Program under Eagle County’s department of Health and Human Services.

The announcement is scheduled for 2 p.m., Friday, at the Gallegos Corporation in Wolcott.

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