Grant Distributed to Coastal Bend Veterans Cemetery

CBCF 9 News 9 Grant Distributed to Coastal Bend Veterans Cemetery

The Coastal Bend Community Foundation presented a check in the amount of $23,154 to the Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery on Wednesday, September 2. Partnered with the John G. and Marie Stella Kenedy Memorial Foundation, the grant will be used to purchase two golf carts to transport veterans and their families and friends when visiting the cemetery.

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The Mission of the Foundation is to improve the quality of life in the Coastal Bend by building community endowment and addressing social, educational, environmental, and cultural needs through the awarding of grants and scholarships.

The Foundation’s Vision is to provide the Coastal Bend with:

  • Efficient gift options to meet donors’ charitable wishes
  • Effective grants to charitable organizations and scholarships to students
  • Ethical leadership to promote and enhance area philanthropy

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