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Newnan Kiwanis Club gives away more than $160K in grant money


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  • Jan. 23, 2019 - 7:37 PM

Newnan Kiwanis Club gives away more than $160K in grant money

Beth Neely

Recipients of grants from the Newnan Kiwanis Club took home more than $163,000 in funds for various Coweta-based nonprofits. 

Representatives from nearly 50 organizations attended a dinner hosted by the Kiwanis Club at the Newnan Utilities cabin on Tuesday night, where the checks were presented by Kiwanis club president Scott Cortner and Mike Barber.

Nonprofits that benefited from the grants included 

  • Meals on Wheels of Coweta County
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Boys and Girls Club of Newnan
  • Bridging the Gap
  • Brown’s Mill Battlefield Association
  • Christian City Children’s Village
  • Communities in Schools
  • CORRAL
  • Coweta CASA
  • Coweta County 4-H
  • Coweta County Special Olympics
  • FERST Foundation
  • Guitars Not Guns
  • Coweta Samaritan Clinic
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Coweta STEM Institute
  • Family Patterns Matter
  • Georgia Sheriffs Youth Home
  • Angel’s House
  • Newnan-Coweta Distinguished Young Women
  • Carnegie Foundation
  • Newnan Continental Society
  • Newnan-Coweta Habitat for Humanity
  • Newnan-Coweta Youth Association
  • One Roof
  • Patrons of the Centre
  • Puddle Jumpers
  • Purified Living Ministries
  • River of Life
  • Rutledge Center
  • SAFE
  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul
  • Soles for Cole
  • Stepping Stones
  • University of West Georgia
  • Summit Family YMCA