Over $1 million in grants has been approved by the Foellinger Foundation to support nonprofit organizations throughout Allen County. The foundation’s board of directors directed the funding be placed in the youth development category to provide various services.
Foundation President Ed Kominowski says the funding is an investment in the community’s future.
“We are grateful to the nonprofit organizations that provide vital services for young people in Allen County. Their dedication makes lasting changes in the lives of area children and families,” said Kominowski.
Youth development funding was awarded to these organizations:
- Boy Scouts of America, Anthony Wayne Area Council
- Crossroad Child and Family Services
- Gateway Woods Family Services
- Harlan Christian Youth Center
- Power House Youth Center
- World Baseball Academy
Additional funding was awarded to the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne for the United Front Initiative.