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Alabama Power Foundation’s Power to Play grant program returns for its third year of helping Alabama high schools increase students’ extracurricular participation. The program, which offered athletics grants in its first two years, expands its focus this year to include the arts. Power to Play will...

By Donna Cope   There’s nothing like a peanut butter cracker to calm those familiar rumblings of hunger. So says Mary Southern. This, the 69-year-old knows this from experience, particularly after chemotherapy. Following her weekly visit to Montgomery Cancer Center for treatments of ovarian and lung cancer, Southern...

By Erin Searson   You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. That’s the idea behind the Gateway program that awards grants to support construction or upgrading of signs to welcome visitors into cities, towns and communities across Alabama. A recent recipient of a Gateway...

The Alabama Business Charitable (ABC) Trust Fund has awarded Efficiency Forward grants totaling more than $75,000 to eight organizations across the state: Alabama Teen Challenge Greater Birmingham Habitat for Humanity Boys Club of Sylacauga Soles4Souls Inc. Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Alabama Crisis Center of Russell County Turning Point Foundation Auburn Rural...

The Alabama Business Charitable (ABC) Trust Fund has awarded Efficiency Forward grants totaling more than $76,000 to eight organizations across the state: Turkey Creek Nature Preserve, Pinson Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama, Birmingham Tallapoosa County Girls Ranch, Camp Hill Atmore Area YMCA Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation Second Chance Foundation,...

The application period for Alabama Power Foundation’s 2016-2017 Elevate grants begins today. Nonprofits across the state are encouraged to apply. Elevate grants empower nonprofits by funding community-centered projects, capacity-building workshops and networking opportunities. The Elevate program began in 2014. Since then, 27 nonprofits across the state have...