$18,024 in Grants Awarded to Local Organizations

Posted on Dec 22 2023 in WIN Energy REMC

The Operation Round Up program allows WIN Energy REMC members to reach out to worthy causes in their communities and work together to help others. Thank you to those members who round up their electric bills to the next highest dollar each month. Since the inception of the program in May 2013, 218 grants have been awarded to local organizations totaling over $671,000. Your small change is really making a big difference for organizations in our community!

The WIN Energy REMC Community Trust recently presented four grants totaling $18,024 awarded to the following organizations:

Arthur Foundation, Inc.

Received $5,000 to purchase a bucket front loader for its tractor.

Arthur Foundation
Mary Ann Miller, WIN Energy REMC community trust chairman (left), presents a check to Alan R Drew, Arthur Foundation, Inc., community liaison.

Indiana Military Museum

Received $7,500 to purchase wall graphics for its exhibits.

Indiana Military Museum
Mary Ann Miller presents Indiana Military Museum’s grant to the museum’s board chairman, Jim Osborne.

Owensville Ministerial Alliance Food Pantry

Received $3,500 to purchase food and paper products for its food pantry.

Owensville Food Pantry
Those at the check presentation were (from left) Peg Callis, WIN Energy REMC Community Trust board member, and food pantry volunteers Bertha Smith and Kay Conklin.

Petersburg Police Department

Received $2,024 to purchase ballistic vests for its officers.

Petersburg Police
Petersburg Police Chief Kyle Mills receives an Operation Round Up check from Carol Sue Sutton, WIN Energy REMC Community Trust board member.