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The Decatur County United Fund recently awarded $9,094 to Greensburg Community Bread of Life through the COVID-19 Economic Relief Grant made possible through Lilly Endowment, Inc. The money will help the Bread of Life meet the current meal prep demand for families fighting food insecurity through the continuing pandemic. This award is through the $150,000 COVID-19 Economic Relief Initiative Grant and is made possible through a partnership between Lilly Endowment, Inc. and Indiana United Ways, the state professional association of which Decatur County United Fund is a member. Applicants can apply for up to $10,000 and must be a nonprofit organization that provides health and human services in Decatur County and has an immediate need due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Grantees must address a goal in education, health, or income; have an output they are working towards, and provide measurable outcomes. Pictured (front row, left to right) are Bread of Life Director Melissa Foist and Decatur County United Fund Director Joane Cunningham; (back row) Bread of Life staff members Marla Steele, Tina Sweeney, Shawn Terrell and Merrill Smith along with ERI grant member Greensburg Mayor Josh Marsh.

UNITED FUND DONATION