Another round of relief grants totaling $45,416 has been awarded to eight agencies working directly with individuals affected by the coronavirus crisis in Henderson County. This brings the total of grants awarded to $273,956 distributed to 34 agencies. Over $340,000 has been donated to the Henderson County COVID-19 Response Fund since its inception on March 20.
Grants were awarded in the areas of behavioral health support, food for drive-through distribution, facility cleaning and sanitizing support, PPE, and laptop computers to enable remote programming for adults with disabilities.
The fund distribution committee continues to evaluate grants and release funds on a rolling basis. Read more about the grant recipients and grant award process