$89,006 in Community Needs Grants Impact Lower Shore Nonprofits

Foundation Funding Covers a Broad Range of Regional Services and Needs

October 18, 2017 – Salisbury, Md. – A total of $89,006 will be disbursed among 21 nonprofit programs in the Lower Shore region by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES). The programs funded include a broad range of community needs including youth projects, the arts, therapeutic services, conservation and more.

The awards are made possible through the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Community Needs Grants program. The program award grants twice a year to local nonprofits.

“Responding to the diverse needs in our community is a key strength of the Community Foundation,” noted Erica Joseph, CFES president. “Our local nonprofit partners tackle a variety of issues in our region and we are proud to enhance their efforts.”

Grants were awarded to the following nonprofit programs: