Operation Our Town, the countywide anti-drug partnership, yesterday handed out $80,000 to a dozen local groups.
The list of grant recipients this year includes;
Child Advocates of Blair County’s Teen link Connection
The ROCK after-school program
AASD’s Study, Overcome, Achieve, reward project
Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Blair County
The Blair County Juvenile Probation Office: Juvenile Drug Court
Gloria Gates Memorial Foundation After-School program
Hollidaysburg Area YMCA Family Y Nites
Home Nursing Agency Community Services Nurse-Family Partnership
Joshua House Community Center
Stepping Stones For Life Summer Life Skills Program
The Family Resource Center of Blair County
Another round of grants will be awarded next year.