Area Nonprofits Win Grants From Bama Works Fund

Area Nonprofits Win Grants From Bama Works Fund

Photo: WINA

61 local nonprofits are getting a share of more than $400 thousand in grants thanks to the Dave Matthews Band and its Bama Works Fund. A partial list of the grant swinners includes the Monticello Area Community Action Agency, Planned Parenthood, the African-American Teaching Fellows, and Children, Youth and Family Services (pictured). The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation administers the Bama Works Fund.

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