Nonprofits receive thousands in grants from local fundraising

Tonight 13 Lander nonprofits benefited from the community's generosity in the form of grants from the Lander Community Foundation. Collectively, they received $13,200. Out of 22 applicants, the LCF found the following organzitions had both "compelling need and significant local impact:" Lander Children's Museum, Fremont County Symphony Orchestra, Injury Prevention Resources, Wind River Development Fund (Maker's Space 307), Lander Chamber of Commerce, Help for Health, Lander Community Concert Association, First Stop Help Center, Museum of the American West, Lander Pet Connection, Promoting Arts in Lander Schools, Friends of the Lander Library and the Lander Care & Share Food Bank. The LCF funds came from a small percentage of the annual fundraising efforts of the Lander Challenge for Charities. #county10 #news