Northwest NEWS

April 10, 2000

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Strong Sense of Community Committee Grants awarded

   The Snoqualmie Valley Community Network has announced grants to nine local groups that will fund projects that build a "stronger sense of community."

   The mix of Upper and Lower Valley projects totaled $10,000. Recipients were:

   The Strong Sense of Community Committee of the Snoqualmie Valley Community Network awarded the grants to proposals that directly met goals of increasing individual's involvement in community, promoted partnerships among groups, and involved young people.

   Network Chairperson Jeanne Hanson remarked, "We can be proud of the positive things happening in the Valley. With these grants, the Network enhances some existing activities and supports new ones that promote the wellness of the whole community."