The Connections Fund of the Richland County Foundation announced its 2017 grants during its Winter Reception January 27 held at the foundation. The Connections Fund donors approved $20,000 in grants this year.
The following organizations and programs were funded by Connections:
Foundation President Brady Groves said, ‘The Connections Fund is a great way for younger donors to get involved in philanthropy and community leadership.’
Since 2005, the Connections Fund has awarded almost $89,000 to nonprofit organizations in Richland County. The mission of the Connections Fund of the Richland County Foundation is to foster and retain leaders and professionals in Richland County and to promote a philanthropic identity and involvement in the community.