Past Grants Provided:
BB&T Lighthouse Project
Each year, BB&T branches select a nonprofit to support through the bank’s Lighthouse Project. Branch employees volunteer with the organization they select, and the organization receives a $1,000 grant. Employees from both branches spent time volunteering with Micah’s Soup for Seniors and Micah’s Meals, and grant funding was used to purchase laundry detergent for Micah’s Personal Care Items.
New River Valley Association of Realtors Grant
This $2,000 grant was used to purchase cleaning supplies for a special Micah’s Personal Care Items holiday distribution to our 144 Trolinger and New River House apartments.
C.E. Richardson Foundation & Corning Incorporated Foundation Grants
Grants awarded from these charitable foundations were used to provide meals for residents receiving charitable assistance at Showalter Center and the Kroontje Health Care Center.
This grant helps support low-income seniors on our campus through the Resident Assistance Fund, helping to fund the purchase of essential items such as dentures, eyeglasses, and hearing aids.
Funds from this grant were used to purchase supplies for Micah’s Personal Care Items program.
Warm Hearth’s HUD Service Coordinator Grant
This grant was renewed for $76,000 to assist low-income residents in the Trollinger and new River House apartments at Warm Hearth Village.