Community Connection Grant Recipients

The Butler Rural Community Connection Board of Trustees will meet next on September 20, 2017 to select fall grant winners. Fall grant applications are due August 31, 2017.

The Butler Rural Community Connection Board of Trustees met on March 14, 2017 and awarded $38,121 in grants to the following organizations and groups.

Community Connection Winners from March 14, 2017:
Animal Friends Humane Society Dog beds $918
Camden Primary-Preble Shawnee Local Schools Elmo Document Cameras $650
Camden-Somers Township Fire & EMS Fans for Firefighters & Victims $500
City of Oxford Parks & Recreation Department Educational/Recreational Summer Day Camp $685
Class of 2017 Union County High School Parent After Prom Committee After Prom $900
Crosby Township Senior/Community Center Picnic Table Kits & Microphone $1,000
Darrtown Memorial Day Association Publicity for Memorial Day Service $200
Fairfield Child Development Center Kindle Fire Kids Edition & Chargers $375
Friends of Chrisholm Historic Farmstead Mini Barn Kit $500
Hanover Township Ladder $160
Hanover Township Security Cameras $1,000
Harrison High School Chromebooks $1,600
Home is the Foundation (H.I.T.) Senior Citizen Home Repairs $1,500
Izaak Walton Dry Fork Chapter Gravel Parking Lot Expansion $1,000
Kramer Elementary Troy Cummings to Kramer $656
Marshall Elementary School Benches & Tables $825
Morgan Township Historical Society Handicap accessible walkway around flag pole $250
National Inventors Hall of Fame Camp Invention $500
Oxford Free Clinic Care & Medication $2,000
Oxford Seniors Postcards to notify seniors of community resources $900
Oxford Talawanda Community Services - The Family Resource Center Computer & Monitor $590
Oxford Women's Care Center Office Furniture/Equipment $927
PARACHUTE: Butler County CASA Proper Training for Volunteers $1,500
Pathway to Hope Pregnancy Care Center Baby Furniture for Expecting Mothers $1,000
Power to the People Financial Assistance $1,000
Preble Shawnee General Music Program Bass Drum $445
Preble Shawnee High School Cricut Materials $190
Preble Shawnee Jr./Sr. High School Ellison Dies $538
Preble Shawnee Jr./Sr. High School English Language Arts Computer Program $249
Preble Shawnee Jr./Sr. High School Zapp-Bug Oven $350
Preble Shawnee Jr./Sr. High School, World Language Dept. Elmo Document Camera $650
Preble Shawnee Local School District HP Stream Computers $1,600
Preble Shawnee Local Schools Chromebooks $1,600
Preble Shawnee Local Schools Chromebooks $1,600
Ross Rambotics Team 3201 Robotics Team Robot $500
Southwest Ohio Family Farm Safety Farm Safety Materials $250
Talawanda Band Boosters Competition Money $500
Talawanda Butler Tech FFA & Ag Education Department Ag Day $500
Talawanda Elementary STEM LEGO Mindstorm Robot $1,000
Talawanda High School PRIDE Day Committee Challenge Day $500
Talawanda Middle School Field trip to Cosi & Zoo $1,000
Talawanda Middle School 7th Grade Science Discoveries Vernier Engineering Project Materials $1,000
Talawanda Parent Initiative Team After Prom Expenses $400
The Biggest Fish of My Life Pond Aerator & Fishing Equipment $500
The Coleraine Historical Society Sign for Old Toll House/Post Office $525
Union County High School Archery Club Archery Equipment $900
West Elkton Intermediate School Positive Behavior Intervention & Support Program Incentives $500
West Elkton-Gratis Township Fire Department Pagers $938
WHIIMS Literature to describe mission $750