Alliant awards 6 grants

Print Article

MADISON - The Alliant Energy Foundation is awarding six grants to area nonprofits and municipalities.

"Our grant recipients represent so many wonderful groups who work to make life better in our state," said Julie Bauer, executive director of the Alliant Energy Foundation. "Our investments support their crucial activities that make a difference for families, education and the environment in the area."

A total of $13,600 was donated grant funding to six organizations and municipalities including $1,600 to Hands of Faith Inc. in Beloit. The emergency shelter group will use the funding for family shelter operations and facilities improvements, according to Alliant.

A total of $1,000 was awarded to the Town of Turtle to make park improvements to green spaces in the townships. Other donations included $3,000 to KANDU Industries for supporting community employment programs; $3,000 for homelessness and eviction prevention programming; while $2,500 was donated to the City of Edgerton for the Linear Arboretum and the Sharing Center in Twin Lakes for its nutrition program, according to Alliant.

Print Article

Read More News

Arrest made in fatal shooting of Beloit man, 21

March 18, 2019 at 9:47 am | BELOIT - A week after a fatal shooting on Elm Street, Beloit police have announced an arrest in the case and identified the man who was killed. Treron L. White, 21, of Beloit, was shot along with D...

Comments

Read More

Area coping with flooding

March 18, 2019 at 9:47 am | Area school bus companies reported possible delays this morning because of some road closures due to flooding. Kinnikinnick School District sent out a message to parents this morning advising them of...

Comments

Read More

'Losing the person you knew'

March 18, 2019 at 9:18 am | BELOIT - "You are losing the person you knew. It's a slow and very painful loss. It's in bits and pieces." That's what 26-year-old Nikki Masterson said about losing her mother Mary Masterson to Alzh...

Comments

Read More

Train accident suit moves forward

March 18, 2019 at 9:18 am | ROCKFORD - A lawsuit seeking damages following the July 2014 South Beloit train accident that resulted in a Savanna, Illinois, man losing an arm and a leg will see arguments next month in Winnebago C...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(608) 365-8811
149 State Street
Beloit, WI 53511

©2019 Beloit Daily News Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X