SMC Grants 1st Qtr 2020

The third round of grants have been awarded to organizations in our community.

Wow, what a flurry of grant applications we received!

We are excited to share with you that Southwest Members Care has donated $76,747 to these very worthy causes. With an additional $10,000 from Tennessee Valley Authority in matching funds to 4 organizations to help them supply food to those hit hardest by the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Grand Total - $86,747

Organization Use $ Donated $ Matched by TVA
Garland Volunteer Fire Department Purchase of AED's $4,000
Tipton Co. Public Library Summer reading program $2,000
Chester Co. Imagination Library Governor's Books from Birth Program $4,000
1st United Methodist Church-Covington (Bread of Life) Photo Food/coat pantry $2,500 $2,500
Brownsville/Haywood Senior Center Commercial Refrigerator & installation $4,000
Exchange Club Carl Perkins Ctr. Haywood Co. Photo Forensic interview cameras $7,774
Three Star Volunteer Fire Department Purchase of AED's $3,940
Brighton Youth Baseball Repair ball fields, fences, make handicap accessible $3,000
Henderson Co. Fire Dept. Station II - Luray Purchase of thermal imaging cameras $3,500
Brownsville/Haywood Co. Fire Dept. Photo Photo Purchase new tools $4,000
Brotherhood Ramp Builders Photo Materials to build wheelchair ramps $3,000
Brownsville/Haywood Rescue Squad Purchase AED's and Garmin GPS $3,358
Chester Co. Library Summer reading program $1,740
Haywood Co. Girls Softball Purchase new equipment $3,635
Hunter Dee Stafford Memorial Community outreach $2,500
City of Brownsville Police Dept. Renovations for 1 Safe Place facility $4,000
Chester Co. 4-H Send students to Presidential Inauguration January 2021 $2,800
Charleston Volunteer Fire Dept. New tools and equipment $4,000
Mothers Against Drunk Driving Materials for students $3,000
Henderson Arts Commission Murals $2,500
Estes Church of Christ Food pantry for community $2,500 $2,500
Aire Serv Heating & Air Community food drive $2,500 $2,500
Brighton Baptist Church Photo Food pantry for community $2,500 $2,500
Totals $76,747 $10,000

1st Qtr 2020 SMC Donations