On August 26, 2016 during halftime at the Post High School Football game, the Post-Garza County Endowment awarded grants to nine area nonprofit organizations totaling $15,500. Since the endowment’s inception in 2010, the Post-Garza County Endowment has distributed $57,300 to nonprofit organizations in Post and Garza Co.
The 2015 grants were generated by earnings from the Post-Garza County endowment fund, and generous gifts given by the Community Foundation of West Texas (formerly the Lubbock Area Foundation) and Xcel Energy Texas.
The grants totaling $15,500 were awarded to:
Ragtown Gospel Theater
Community Recovery Center
Caprock Cultural Association
Post Animal Refuge Center
Trailblazers and Meals on Wheels
Girl Scouts of America
Garza County Life Extension
Post Economic Development Corporation
Teacher Mini-Grant recipients were also announced during the game to three area teachers for their educational projects:
Congrats to all the grant and mini-grant recipients.