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Choose Henry Grants — Fall 2022

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When you support the Choose Henry Flex Fund, you are meeting needs in Henry County! The annual payout is used to help where the needs are the greatest, and the benefits to the community and its citizens are most substantial.

This year during the fall grant cycle, the Choose Henry Flex Fund was awarded $197,351.00 to organizations serving Henry County residents. The purpose of these grants is to assist local nonprofits, promote and support social services, arts and culture, health and recreation, civic affairs, and the educational needs of Henry County residents.

Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana:  to assist in combatting hunger in Henry County through the Big Idea Program in our local elementary schools.

New Castle Community Schools- Nurse:  Providing Stop the Bleed triage and education.

New Castle Main Street: Provided operational funding for the organization. 

Healthy Communities of Henry County: Provided funding for additions to the Wilbur Wright trail.

God’s Grain Bin: Match dollars to build a new addition to their current location.

Safe at Home: Provided funding for operating costs and office essentials. 

Children’s Bureau, Inc.: Funding to assist with emergency aid in Henry County. 

East Central Indiana Regional Partnership: Funding for video content creation project for the Forge Your Path program in Henry County.

Kennard Volunteer Fire Dept.: Funding for new turnout gear to ensure the safety of the Kennard volunteer firefighters.

Healthy Communities of Henry County– Funding for the Honey Creek Trail corridor addition.

Mooreland Police Dept.:  To purchase necessary equipment to allow officers to properly perform their duties.

Knightstown Public Library: Funding for the Immersive Children’s Music Program.

Blountsville Fire Department: Assistance to replace rescue equipment.

Guyer Opera House: Provided funding for a new HVAC system in the theater.

Hoosier Gym Community Center: Funding for operational support.

Consider making a gift to the Choose Henry Flex Fund today!

Every dollar donated stays in Henry County to help address local needs. Anyone can make a difference when they Choose Henry!