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Organizations that were awarded for 2010 Organization Project Benton County Conservation Board Hannen Park shoreline protection Virginia Gay Hospital, Inc simulation manikins (baby and adult) Benton County Community Foundation Benton County Community Foundation Budget North Benton Ambulance Service cardiac 12-lead monitor acquisition (2) Blairstown EMS purchase heart monitor and CPR machine Young Parents Network Prenatal/Parenting Support meetings with high school students Newhall Fire Department Foundation Purchase of a thermal imaging camera Benton County Volunteer Program medical transportation reimbursement City of Belle Plaine Parks and Rec purchase new safety equipment Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa, Inc. financial literacy programming for BC School Dis. Benton County Chapter of Habitat for Humanity building a house in Benton County Atkins Improvement Mission new library and city hall Newhall Lions Club/Iowa Lions Foundation parks playground equipment revitalization Vinton-Shellsburg Special Olympics purchase uniforms and equipment City of Walford purchase generator for Community Center City of Blairstown purchase generator for water treatment plant and warning system Belle Plaine Area Ambulance purchase generator for shelter Independent Child Advocate Services, Inc. extend After School Program for At-Risk Children Belle Plaine Police Department automated external defibrillators Iowa Baseball Museum of Norway, Inc. museum equipment & tuckpointing Workplace Learning Connection work-based learning Grace C. Mae Advocate Center, Inc. Mountain Movers project Luzerne Park Foundation Phase II - removal of old and replace playground equipment Norway Beautification Committee Norway City Park Renovation Project - replace playground equipment Genesis Development mental health & Genesis services information creation and dissemination Benton County Extension 4-H Summer Discovery Camps for Benton County Belle Plaine Partners for Beautification welcome signs Vinton Area Dollars for Scholars purchase tools to help in Holiday Roping Fundraiser for scholarships Cedar River RATS Third Annual Cedar River Clean Up - supplies and shirts Organizations that were awarded for 2009. Organization Name Project Genesis CPR training and equipment BC Disaster Recovery Coalition disaster recovery funds Vinton Fire Dept hydrant markers City of Vinton Maple Lane Center purchase tables BC Volunteer Program medical transportation Workplace Learning Connection work-based learning services Belle Plaine Police digital in-car video system Vinton Water Trail signage along river Cedar River RATS river clean up program Norway Museum materials to fix building for museum BC Foundation administrative and marketing Benton Dev Group marketing partnership dues Vinton Parks playground equipment City of Urbana message sign Jr. Achievement program - economic education K-8 Belle Plaine Dev Corp promotions and on-line newspaper ASAC prevention specialist VU - Business Opp Group marketing materials Happy Time playground equipment Habitat for Humanity building home City of Belle Plaine street scape enhancement HACAP medical loan closet (wheel and bath chairs) ARC children summer day program Blairstown Foundation city park renovation Girl Scouts one night event Decat help serious emotional disturbance children get assistance Belle Plaine Parks and Recreation pool project - slide Organizations that were awarded in 2008 Applicant Project/Program Benton County Community Foundation Operational budget Regional marketing to enhance economic Benton Development Group development Independent living mock apartment - therapy Virginia Gay Hospital Foundation program Purchase and install 60 KW generator at Van Horne Fire Department emergency station Child Abuse Prevention / Strengthening Families Benton Co Family Nurturing Council Promotions Junior Achievement Program funds Functional family therapy program and Benton/Iowa Decat certification Newhall First Responders Foundation Purchase reliable, up to date, used ambulance Equipment, admission fees and additional staff ARC of East Central Iowa for activities Genesis Development Staff training Mt. Auburn -American Legion Post 177 New roof Roger's Park - Benton Co Conservation Final phase (3) of new park equipment Girl Scouts Financial assistance for participation in program Medical transportation under 60 / General Benton Co Volunteer Program Operation Funds Horizons - A Family Service Alliance Purchase a meals on wheels van Purchase two hand held radios and two Izaak Walton League of America defibrillators Purchase 3 defibrillators, AED training pads and Vinton Police Department bags City of Vinton Replace 30 yr old sirens and battery backup Park improvements - shelter, rest rooms, flag and Belle Plaine Parks and Rec lighting Purchase two ice rescue suits, a ice rope, bag and Vinton Fireman's Association anchor Vinton - American Legion Post 57 Purchase defibrillator and train personnel City of Garrison Fill Old Creamery building area Batteries, smoke detectors, promotional Red Cross materials, training Luzerne Safe Kids Update unsafe playground equipment Pay for student transportation costs and driver Lutheran Transportation wages Harvest Valley Ministry Center Food an non-food items Independent Child Advocate Services Youth center Center Point-Urbana Schools Middle school wireless sound system Belle Plaine Historical Society Preserve textiles Benton Co Historical - SOCS Phase 1 - moving schoolhouse Organizations that were awarded in 2007 Applicant Project/Program Junior Achievement program service for BC Benton Development Group / Benton Co. regional marketing and business development partnership Happy Time Child Development Phase I - playground renovation B/I County Decategorization / Four Oaks functional family therapy Benton Co Foundation operating budget Blairstown Community Foundation renovation of city park BC Family Nurturing Council reducing child abuse and neglect BC Volunteer Program medical transportation / operating budget Belle Plaine Community Development building renovation and operating budget Cedar/Mt. Auburn Fire Dept Phase II - quick attack truck Garrison Fire Dept expansion of fire department building Benton County Conservation update playground equipment American Legion Post 57 replace parking lot Vinton Fire Department generator light Vinton Unlimited produce DVD and market Workplace Learning Connection career exploration activities City of Vinton automatic door opener for easier accessibility Mt. Auburn Youth Council Phase III - playground improvement Girl Scouts sending BC girls to program
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