SMC Grants 3rd Qtr 2020

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

This quarter Southwest Members Care donated $62,160 to some great organizations in our community. Again, an additional $7,890 from Tennessee Valley Authority in matching funds was granted through COVID-19 Community Relief program.

Grand Total - $70,050

Organization Use $ Donated $ Matched by TVA
Hilltop Fire Station Replace worn out saws/PPV fans & gas detectors $3,594
Jacks Creek Fire Station Replace worn out saws/PPV fans & gas detectors $3,594
Deanburg Fire Station Replace worn out saws/PPV fans & gas detectors $3,594
Henderson/Chester Co. Chamber of Commerce Purchase of new computers and updating outdoor area to be able to hold board meeting outdoors for social distancing $2,890 $2,890
Henderson Co. Fire Department Help fund the installation of a used 100 ft tower to include antenna, radio, etc. for Luray Fire Station $2,500
Whiteville Fire Department Purchase of 7 Portable Paging Radios $2,093
Southern P.R.E.P. Academy Purchase of 15 portable Ozone Generators $1,500
Big Black Creek Historical Association Fund much needed projects and help with ongoing operating expenses $5,000
Eagle's Nest Family Services Purchase online subscription packages for parenting classes for families $2,500
Exchange Club Carl Perkins Center - Chester County Purchase of forensic interview equipment $7,774
Vision Haywood County Start-up expenses for community thrift store; Mustard Seed $5,000 $5,000
15th Review Club of Brownsville Fund donations to local charities $2,500
Three Star Volunteer Fire Department Purchase teaching aids to teach basic life support classes to community $1,449
Chester Co. Dixie Youth Update bathrooms & purchase picnic tables $5,972
Exchange Club Carl Perkins Center - Henderson County Provide food, clothing and other necessities to children and families $5,000
Junior Auxiliary of Tipton County Purchase of food for weekly snack pack program $7,200
Total $62,160 $7,890
Grand Total $70,050

3rd Quarter 2020 SMC Donations