Community foundation awards 15K to local organizations
The Petersburg Community Foundation awarded $15,000 worth of grants this year to six Petersburg organizations.
WAVE, KFSK, The Children’s Center, The Petersburg Arts Council, the Salvation Army and the Mitkof Dance Troupe were all beneficiaries of the grant monies.
Petersburg Community Foundation chair David Wallen said this was the first year PCF was able to give out that much money.
“It was an easy choice because we had more money than we needed available and we ended up just giving it all,” Wallen said. “(The money) is derived from how much we have taken in from donations and...