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Lake CARES extends $16M grant funding for businesses

Lake CARES extends $16M grant funding for businesses

The Lake CARES Business Assistance Grant Program – a $16 million grant program assisting Lake County businesses – will continue accepting applications until Sept. 28 at 5 p.m. according to a  news release from county officials. The program has updated…
Clay Electric Foundation donates $5,000 to help area students

Clay Electric Foundation donates $5,000 to help area students

Lake County students who are at risk for not graduating high school due to low performing reading scores will receive extra help thanks to a generous donation from the Clay Electric Foundation. The $5,000 grant will fund the district’s ACT…
W.T. Bland Public Library awarded $1,500 grant

W.T. Bland Public Library awarded $1,500 grant

  The Florida Writers Foundation has awarded the W.T. Bland Public Library $1,500 to help sponsor the ‘1,000 Books Before Kindergarten’ program. The reading initiative is a simple, innovative, yet fun approach to establishing strong early literacy skills that help…
Grant Gannaway | 24

Grant Gannaway | 24

Current hometown: Eustis. Occupation: Customer relations manager at Vann Gannaway Chevrolet, Eustis. My first job: Publix. Greatest career accomplishment: Developing a new department to enhance the customer experience. Business philosophy: Empower your employees to ensure your customers have the best…
Triangle Elementary teacher awarded $2,500 grant for garden

Triangle Elementary teacher awarded $2,500 grant for garden

Jacqueline Holmes, a fourth-grade teacher at Triangle Elementary School, has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the American Heart Association (AHA) Teaching Gardens Network grant program. The program received applications from almost 500 schools nationwide. Triangle, through Holmes’ application, was…
VITAS of Lake-Sumter awards $50,000 grant to heart association

VITAS of Lake-Sumter awards $50,000 grant to heart association

Sudden weight gain or swelling, irregular heart beat or crushing chest pain are all symptoms that could suggest heart failure. Knowing more about self-care will be addressed in the community as VITAS Healthcare of Lake and Sumter counties recently presented…
Grant for new instruments is music to band members’ ears

Grant for new instruments is music to band members’ ears

A beverage maker is quenching a band’s thirst for new equipment with a sizable grant. Niagara Cares, the charitable division of Niagara Bottling, is awarding a grant of $66,863 to Lake Minneola High School to fund the purchase of new…
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