WCA shares grant money with Wrangell community
August 16, 2018
WRANGELL - The Wrangell Cooperative Association recently received a $50,000 grant from SEARHC. According to WCA Tribal Administrator Esther Ashton, several other communities with First Nations entities also received similar grants. The "Healthy is Here" grant is meant to help promote public health within their community.
"The way that it was defined
was really left up to the tribal board to determine how they wanted to promote health and culture within our community," Ashton said. "So the board went through a very rigorous process of trying to figure out how to distribute these funds among...