United WayHOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/10/18) — United Way of the Coalfield is accepting grant applications to fund youth and human service agencies in Hopkins, Muhlenberg and Webster counties.

United Way of the Coalfield Director Libby Spencer announced the grant application deadline is Aug. 13.

Spencer reported a committee of community volunteers will be reviewing each application to recommend funding. Grants are made available through the Heidi Badgett Fund.

The goal is to “maximize community resources through collaboration among agencies that serve basic health and educational needs of children,” from birth to 17 years old and their families, Spencer said in a statement.

The United Way’s funding priorities are identified as projects that serve stated needs including seed money for innovative projects with matching funds, ongoing programs with matching funds and capital campaigns with match, if a maintenance plan is outlined for the project.

For more information or to access a grant application form, contact Spencer at (270) 821-3170 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SurfKY News

sitelogosm© Copyright 2008 - 2018 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.

Click here to subscribe to receive daily updates by email.

Most Read This Week...

Dec 09, 2018 1787

Authorities Track Down Georgia Man across Southern Hopkins Co.

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 1294

Henderson Authorities Charge 3 with Meth Trafficking

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Dec 10, 2018 871

Thrift Shopping Trend Prompts Madisonville Store Partnership with thredUP

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 821

DAVE SAYS: Don't Put Emergency Fund into Bonds

by SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 713

We are all Family at Henderson Chevrolet

by Gwen Smith
Dec 10, 2018 614

AMAC: Gene Therapy Offers Hope for Osteoarthritis

by SurfKY News
Dec 08, 2018 582

Lady Aces Level E-Gals, 53-21

by Steve LeMaster
Dec 10, 2018 509

KSP Recognized for Reaching NICS Milestone

by SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 461

Colonels Battle Back, Beat Evansville Day School

by Steve LeMaster
Dec 09, 2018 438

Dawson Springs Edges Lyon County, 84-83

by Steve LeMaster

Most Read This Month

Dec 07, 2018 12435

UPDATE: Corydon Man Charged with Attempted Murder

by Nick Risley
Nov 30, 2018 6580

Madisonville Woman Charged with Eluding Police, Biting City Officer

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Weather brought to you by

32°
°F | °C
Clear
Humidity: 63%
Mon
Partly Cloudy
24 | 42
-4 | 5
Tue
Mostly Sunny
25 | 47
-3 | 8
Wed
Mostly Cloudy
38 | 49
3 | 9
Thu
Scattered Showers
44 | 52
6 | 11

Market Report brought to you by

Market Report