Foundation distributes $45,000 in grants

PIQUA — The Distribution Committee of the Piqua Community Foundation recommended that the Board of Directors approve $45,864 in grant awards, which it did at its June meeting.

The grants are part of the foundation’s biannual mini and standard grant distributions through its unrestricted funds. The Foundation is proud to support the following organizations and projects through these funds:

Mini grants were awarded to:

Edison State Community College — Food banks on campus

Edison State Community College — Professional headshots for students

Piqua City Schools — PCIS — Title I reading program

Piqua City Schools — PHS — Indian Outfitters clothing donations

Piqua City Schools — Springcreek — Kindergartener-parent reading program

Piqua City Schools — Springcreek — Fine motor skill tools

Piqua Catholic School — Classroom calculators

Piqua Catholic School — Two-way security window film

Standard grants were awarded to:

Child Care Choices — Story Lady presentation on STEM

Edison State Community College — Music society start-up funding

Edison State Community College — Women in STEMM Expo

Edison State Community College — Veterinary manikins

Edison State Community College — Microscope replacements for biology department

Miami County Park District — Hug the Earth remote learning program

Miami County Fire & Emergency Services Association — Fire extinguisher training simulator

Miami County Recovery Council — Food for Hope House residents

Ohio State University Extension — Miami County junior farmers market

Piqua Catholic School — Air conditioning installation

Piqua Catholic School — Water fountain replacements

Piqua City Schools — PCIS — Social/mental/emotional health library

Piqua City Schools — PHS — Explore Learning Gizmos licenses

Piqua City Schools — Springcreek — Dollar books for first-graders

Piqua Parents as Teachers — Summer family playgroups.