Community Connection Grant Recipients

The Butler Rural Community Connection Board of Trustees met on March 13, 2019 and awarded $37,601 in grants to the following organizations and groups.

Community Connection Winners from March 13, 2019

Animal Adoption Foundation Fencing supplies $2,100
Animal Friends Humane Society Medical supplies and vaccines $750
Badin High School Poster printer $500
Biggest Fish of My Life Club Fishing gear $500
Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities BIG Mack single communicator, walking boxes, ready racers $500
Camden Primary iPads $600
Camden Somers Township Fire and EMS Battery-powered tools $595
City of Oxford Parks and Recreation Department Teen Center $1,500
City of Oxford Parks and Recreation Department Back to School Bash $650
Coalition for a Healthy Community Walking/biking trail $1,000
Community Baptist Church Soccer equipment $500
Crosby Seniors' Club BINGO set $325
Crosby Township Senior Center Security system $500
Darrtown Memorial Day Committee Programs for event $110
Elda Elementary School Robotic kits $192
Fairfield Child Development Center STEM materials $750
Friends of Neighbors in Need Summer food program $550
Girl Scouts of Western Ohio Girl Scout Camp $1,000
Gratis EMS CPR manikins $278
Great Miami Valley YMCA STEM activities and snacks $400
Hanover Township AED $595
Hanover Township Chest compression system $595
Izaak Walton League of America - Hamilton Chapter Beekeeping equipment $500
Jacksonburg United Methodist Church Youth Group Mission trip $500
KylerStrong Foundation Pediatric cancer research $1,250
Madison Township Hand-held fire suppression tool case $627
McCullough Hyde Memorial Hospital Foundation Assistance for diabetic education and treatment $750
Metroparks of Butler County Woodland restoration $500
Miamitown Elementary School Headphones and computer mice $1,000
Milford Township Fire Department Grain rescue equipment $595
Morgan Township Fire Department Water rescue devices $595
National Inventors Hall of Fame Camp Invention $800
Oxford Literacy Team Summer reading camp supplies $500
PARACHUTE: Butler County CASA Volunteer training $1,570
Play in the Park Play in the Park t-shirts $650
Preble Shawnee - West Elkton Chromebooks $835
Preble Shawnee - West Elkton Intermediate Chromebooks $835
Preble Shawnee - West Elkton Intermediate ELMO and projector $429
Preble Shawnee General Music Program Drum set $400
Preble Shawnee High School Paper shredder $347
Preble Shawnee Special Needs Color printer $400
Queen of Peace School Archery equipment $700
Reily Township Historical Society Smoke alarms $444
Seven Mile Alumni Association Refurbish pictures and reinstate scholarship $560
Seven Mile Fire Department iPad, case and flashlights $595
Sleep in Heavenly Peace - Butler County Bed building materials $850
St. Clair Township Fire Department Portable box lights $595
Talawanda FCCLA Farm to Table: apple pie ingredients $400
Talawanda High School Science Department Bus expense for field trip $500
Talawanda Middle School Micro computers $720
Talawanda Middle School Robotics field trip $600
Talawanda Middle School Smocks and aprons $105
Talawanda Parent Initiative Team After Prom $425
Talawanda/Butler Tech FFA Chapter Ag Day $750
The Coleraine Historical Society Replace historic sign $500
Union County After Prom Committee After Prom at Miami University $425
Wayne Township Road Department LED flashlights $595
Wild Hearts African Farm Extend boardwalk $500
YWCA Dayton Washer and dryer $764