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WOMEN UNITED AWARDS NEARLY $93,000 IN YOUTH GRANTS

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WOMEN UNITED, A BRANCH OF THE UNITED WAY OF SIOUXLAND, DISTRIBUTED OVER $92,000 IN GRANTS TO SEVEN LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS SERVING YOUTH IN OUR COMMUNITY WEDNESDAY.

KRISSY LAMOREUX CHAIRS WOMEN UNITED, WHOSE MEMBERS HANDED OUT A CHECK TO EACH RECIPIENT ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY:

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SLEEP IN HEAVENLY PEACE RECEIVED $25,000 TO BUILD 650 BEDS FOR CHILDREN IN NEED, THE SIOUXLAND FOSTER CLOSET ON GENEVA STREET WAS AWARDED $20,000 FOR CLOTHES AND OTHER NECESSITIES FOR CHILDREN THEY SERVE AND THE URBAN NATIVE CENTER WAS GIVEN $16,000 TO PROVIDE LAPTOPS TO NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH:

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BUT IT WAS A RECORD YEAR OF GIVING, WITH THE INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WOMEN UNITED CONTRIBUTING THE $92,924 OF GRANTS THAT WERE DISTRIBUTED:

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THE CRITTENTON CENTER, HEARTLAND COUNSELING, CATHOLIC CHARITIES AND THE MERCYONE CHILD ADVOCACY CENTER ALSO RECEIVED GRANTS.