Community Connection Grant Recipients

The Butler Rural Community Connection Board of Trustees met September 14, 2022 and awarded $34,656 in grants to the following organizations.

Community Connection grant recipients from September 14, 2022

Organization Grant Purpose Amount
Animal Friends Humane Society Medical equipment  $1,250
Badin High School Dog kennel tarp and supplies  $1,150
Butler County Soil and Water Conservation District Water quality sampling device  $1,050
Camden Comeback Sound system  $700
College Corner Union School Fall Festival game rentals  $700
Crosby Elementary  The Kindness Cart  $308
Crosby Elementary  Reading materials  $600
Crosby Elementary  Art club supplies  $250
Crosby Township Senior Citizens Club Folding chairs  $600
Edgewood Primary School Keys to Reading project materials  $640
Friends of Preble County Park District Nature preserve  $1,400
Gratis EMS iPad  $480
Harrison High School Snacks for Hope Squad room  $500
Home Is The Foundation Senior citizen home repair  $2,850
Kramer Elementary Chess Program  Chess program supplies  $720
Kramer PTG R.A.H. Program Reading rewards  $350
Madison Jr/Sr High School Special education class materials  $815
Madison Middle School STEM through rocketry project  $600
Madison Township Fire Department Carbon monoxide detector  $606
Open Hands Food Pantry Electrician help  $2,200
PARACHUTE: Butler County CASA Volunteer training  $1,500
Pathway to Hope Pregnancy Care Center Baby supplies and birth certificates  $500
Power to the People Utility assistance  $1,500
Preble County Historical Society AED and security safe  $821
Preble Shawnee Elementary Coffee cart project supplies  $362
Ross High School FCCLA Veterans Day assembly and events  $1,000
Ross High School FCCLA Serve City meals for homeless shelter  $1,000
Ross Intermediate School Music learning equipment  $450
Ross Rambotics Robot materials  $800
Ross Schools Choral Association Fundraiser prizes  $800
Southwest Ohio Family Farm Safety Marketing materials  $500
Talawanda High School FCCLA Senior events  $750
Talawanda High School FCCLA Veteran and first responders honor wall  $850
Talawanda High School FCCLA Veterans Day assembly and events  $850
Talawanda High School FCCLA FCCLA middle school chapter  $550
Talawanda High School Parent Initiative Team After Prom venue and supplies  $753
Talawanda Middle School Fishing Club Fishing equipment  $880
Talawanda School District Multicultural night materials  $900
The Coleraine Historical Society AED  $821
Wayne Township Fire Department Rope rescue equipment  $1,300