HAMILTON - Marion County has been awarded federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
Marion County has been chosen to receive $12,015 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.
The application period begins today (Wednesday, June 19) and closes on Wednesday, July 3.
Public or private voluntary agencies interested in applying for Emergency Food and Shelter Program funds must contact Jeff Fleming with the Marion-Winston Community Action Agency at 372 7th Ave. SW, Hamilton, or call (205) 921-4224 for an application.
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