OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – The Green River Area Development District (GRADD) Regional Community Collaborative Children’s (CCC) Network is seeking funding for child abuse and neglect prevention programs .
They offer mini-grants of up to $3,000 to projects aimed at preventing and raising awareness of child abuse and neglect.
Interested parties can apply for a mini-grant by contacting CCC Program Coordinator Melissa DeLeon at (270)-852-1354. The deadline for applications is October 7 at 3 p.m. Programs located in the following eligible counties are welcome to apply:
Eligible projects must encompass one of these objectives:
- Focuses directly on the prevention of child abuse and neglect
- Raise awareness by educating the public about child abuse and neglect
- Focus on trying to help develop positive relationships between parents and their children
For more information about the mini-grants and the programs they will fund, you can call or email Kristy James.