Community Connection Grant Recipients

The Butler Rural Community Connection Board of Trustees met on March 9, 2020 and awarded $39,560 in grants to the following organizations and groups.

Community Connection Winners from March 9, 2020

Animal Friends Humane Society Animal treatments $700
Babeck Early Childhood Center Books $655
Babeck Early Childhood Center Phonics program $500
Badin High School Engineering Department 3-D printer $400
Big Brothers Big Sisters After school activities $1,000
Bogan Elementary School Game carts $500
Butler Soil and Water Conservation Ag Day supplies $425
College Corner Union School Lunches, snacks and milk $1,000
Crosby Elementary School iSpace field trip $555
Darrtown Memorial Day Association Flags and programs $300
Fairfield Child Development Center Classroom items $500
Girl Scouts of Western Ohio Camp scholarship $500
Great Miami Valley YMCA STEM materials $1,000
Hanover Township Backup cameras and strobe lights $591
Hanover Township Voltage detectors $670
Harrison Elementary School P.E. equipment $586
Home is the Foundation Project materials $1,548
League of Women Voters of Oxford, OH Actor expense for celebration $1,200
Madison Township Fire Department Gas detector $695
Make-a-Difference Kids Club Kids event $500
Oxford Empty Bowls Supplies for bowl making $800
Oxford Museum Association Summer program $301
Oxford Parks and Recreation Back to School Bash $400
PARACHUTE: Butler County Volunteer training $800
Play in the Park Play in the Park t-shirts $400
Power to the People (Open Hands Food Pantry) Financial assistance $1,700
Prayer Quilt Ministry Quilting materials $300
Preble Shawnee General Music Program Ukulele $180
Preble Shawnee High School Ellison machine and letters $650
Preble Shawnee Jr. High Books $278
Preble Shawnee Jr./Sr. High School Display boards $786
Preble Shawnee Jr./Sr. High School Kitchen utensils $355
Preble Shawnee Local Schools Chromebooks $1,535
Preble Soil and Water Conservation District Day camp supplies $500
Queen of Peace School Ukuleles $763
Reily Township Historical Society Storage containers $560
Reily Township Trustees A.E.D. $2,000
Ross Local School Chromebooks $1,560
Ross Local Schools Choral Raffle prizes $400
Ross Middle School Nature trail project $500
Safe Haven Farms Gardening equipment $2,043
Southwest Ohio Family Farm Safety Farm safety materials $312
St. Clair Township Fire Department Portable light $600
Talawanda Middle School Non-D.C. student activities $420
Talawanda Middle School Online math program $480
Talawanda Middle School Field trip transportation $500
Talawanda/Butler Tech FCCLA Farm to Table event $350
The Coleraine Historical Society Projector case $339
Trenton Fire Department IV fluid warmers $530
Twin Valley Community Local Schools Chromebooks $1,500
Twin Valley Local Schools Literacy materials $800
Union County 4-H Association Lighting upgrade $843
Union County College Corner Joint School District Chromebooks $300
Wayne Township Fire Department Flashlights $468
West Elkton Intermediate Chromebooks $882
West Elkton Intermediate Chromebooks $600