United Way gives back to local programs

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - The United Way prides itself in giving back to the communities in which it resides, and it made good on that promise on Tuesday.

Fifty-two local programs are going to receive funding from United Way beginning July 1.

The organizations receiving funds from United Way:

Boy Scouts - Western Colorado Council
Center for Independence
Child and Migrant Services
Colorado Discover Ability
Colorado West, Inc.
Community Food Bank
Counseling & Education Center
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Doors 2 Success
Girl Scouts of Colorado - Mesa County
Grand Junction Imagination Library
Grand Valley Catholic Outreach
Grand Valley Peace and Justice
Hilltop Community Resources
HomewardBound of the Grand Valley
Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado
Karis, Inc.
Kids Aid
Kids Voting Mesa County
Marillac Clinic
Mesa County Partners
Mesa County RSVP, Inc.
STRIVE (formerly Mesa Developmental Services)
Pro Bono Project of Mesa County
Riverside Educational Center
St. Mary's Foster Grandparent Program
St. Mary's Senior Companion Program
The Literacy Center
The Parenting Place of Western Colorado
The Salvation Army
Western Colorado AIDS Project
Western Slope Center for Children


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