Friday, September 24th, 2021

Beacon Foundation awards $28,700 in grants

Posted: Friday, July 30, 2021

The Beacon Credit Union Foundation has presented five charitable organizations within their communities with grants. These organizations show a focus on improving the lives of their members, friends and neighbors in the communities that they serve.

The five organizations that have received grants are:

* Cultivate Culinary School & Catering, Plymouth
* Indiana Dream Center, Huntington
* East Allen Family Resource Center DBA LEARN Resource Center, New Haven
* Alliance Industries, Garrett
* Parkview Huntington Family Young Men’s Christian Association, Huntington

Grant awards occur bi-yearly. The deadline to submit applications for consideration in January 2022 is November 30, 2021. Organizations not receiving a grant may re-apply for the next grant cycle. Organizations chosen for a grant may apply again after one full calendar year following the receipt of their grant. For more information on the Beacon Credit Union Foundation visit www.beaconcu.org.

Shown in the photo at left, is Michelle Crone, right, executive director of the Indiana Dream Center, receiving a check for $2,500 from Cheryl McCoy, Beacon Credit Union manager. The photo at right shows Todd Latta, left, executive director of the Parkview Huntington Family YMCA receiving a check for $7,500 from McCoy.