Community Connection Grant Recipients

The Butler Rural Community Connection Board of Trustees met on March 14, 2018 and awarded $36,430 in grants to the following organizations and groups.

Community Connection grant winners from March 14, 2018:
Animal Friends Humane Society Medical supplies $800
Bogan Elementary School's PBIS Program Positive behavior program $600
Borderline Volleyball Club Strength & conditioning program $200
Boy Scout Troop 2717 Wright Brothers District Boy scout essentials $300
Camden Somers Township Fire & EMS Water rescue suits $1,492
CCUS Robotics Club Mini Robotics Club $775
Darrtown Memorial Day Association Flags for veteran's graves $208
Edgewood Band Boosters Association Marimba $600
Elda Elementary School - Ross Local School District Markerspace materials $646
Germantown Fire & EMS Reflective chevron strips $602
Girl Scouts of Western Ohio Financial assistance for activities $500
Gratis EMS State required training $500
Kramer Elementary - Fourth Grade Author visit $500
Madison Township Fire Department Portable lighting $1,297
Marshall Elementary School Literacy Intervention program $600
Marshall Elementary School Richmond Symphony field trip $840
Marshall Elementary School Lock in a Cure 4 Diabetes Human foosball supplies $348
Miami University Holiday gifts for foster children $2,000
Milford Township Fire Department Multigas detectors $875
One Way Farm of Fairfield Transportation costs $500
PARACHUTE: Butler County Court Appointed Special Advocates Volunteer expenses $1,800
Pathway to Hope Pregnancy Care Center Crib award program $1,500
Power To The People Financial assistance $1,000
Preble Shawnee General Music Program Digital piano $600
Preble Shawnee High School Online reading program $677
Preble Shawnee Jr./Sr. High School Art display $678
Preble Shawnee Local School District - West Elkton Intermediate Chromebooks $554
Reily Township Historical Society Catalog artifacts $300
Seven Mile Elementary School Weekly take home books $618
Seven Mile Fire Department Hand tools $1,450
Southwest Ohio Family Farm Safety OSHA training $425
St. Clair Township Fire Department iPad $700
St. Matthew Lutheran Church AED $500
Talawanda High School Kings Island physics trip $475
Talawanda High School PRIDE Day Committee PRIDE Day $500
Talawanda Middle School STEAM materials $850
Talawanda Middle School High ropes course $400
Talawanda Middle School/Exploration of Technology Pixel kits $1,000
Talawanda Parent Initiative Team After Prom $400
Talawanda/Butler Tech FFA Chapter AG Day $500
The Colerain Historical Society High speed scanner $330
The Ohio State University Extension/Butler County Small engines lab kit $300
Trenton Fire Department Pagers $1,140
Union County High School After Prom After Prom $400
Wayne Township Fire Department Fire tools $1,450
West Elkton Gratis Township Fire 2 iPads, helmets & boots $1,300
Whitewater Valley Elementary School STEAM materials $1,000
Wild Hearts African Farm Animal care software & Safari Education Center $1,400