Essex Community Club awarded $4,000 in grant money to go toward Business Community Development. The project estimates are over $25,500 in total investments! There were two qualifications for application:
Eight businesses, building owners and organizations applied. Following is a note of those groups and their project. Please join me in congratulating these winners and encouraging them on their projects.
$250: Essex Lied Public Library - replace a light and landscape
$250: Essex Post Office - deep clean brick exterior
$250: Dave & Donna Jauron - paint building exterior and landscape
$250: James & Kala Duysen - add awning to building
$500: Essex Community Schools - landscaping
$500: Essex Community Schools - playground improvements and painting
$1000: Curtis & Karen Riley - replace windows and paint building exterior
$1000: Essex Child Care Center - replace windows and paint building exterior
All projects must be completed by August 15, 2009.
Thanks to our ECC Membership for hard work this past year to raise the funds which have gone toward this project!