The Federal Emergency Management Agency recently awarded $4,702 to the La Plata County jurisdiction to supplement existing emergency food and shelter programs for the area.
Qualifying organizations can apply for grant funding. Applications are due at noon July 16. The local Emergency Food and Shelter board will meet to review applications and allocate funding at 10 a.m. July 17 at the United Way Office, 1315 Main Ave., Suite 121. Participating applicants must attend the meeting to receive funding.
For applications or more information about application criteria, call or email Karla Davis at the Department of Human Services at 382-6121 or email@example.com.