Food bank receives grant in response to COVID-19
Eligible for additional $750 if challenge met
April 17, 2020
On March 25, Carter County received notification that the local food bank would be receiving a $1,500 grant from the Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation in response to the COVID-19 crisis. The notification states that the foundation “recognizes that due to the on-going health crisis the world is currently facing, many local non-profits are experiencing unprecedented increase in demand for their local services.”
The money will be used to restock the food bank with essential items.
An unprecedented number of Americans have resorted to food banks across the nation for supplies since t...