The first round of grants have been awarded to organizations in our community.
We are excited to share with you that Southwest Members Care has donated $16,991.70 to these very worthy causes.
Gilt Edge Volunteer Fire Department
The Gilt Edge Volunteer Fire Department was awarded a grant of $5,991.70.
With these funds they have purchased 2 potentially life saving AEDs.
Tipton Titans Youth Football
Tipton Titans Youth Football team received a grant for $2,500 from Southwest Members Care to make improvements to their field.
West Tennessee Council of the Boy Scouts
The West Tennessee Council of the Boy Scouts received a $3,500 grant. These funds will be used for their Fall Recruitment Campaign, program materials, training and a scholarship fund that will fund things like registration, books, uniforms and camperships for local students.
The Gleaner's House in Henderson received a $5,000 grant to restock their food pantry.