Governor awards grants to aid victims in north Alabama

April 15, 2021

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a total of $214,500 to four agencies in north Alabama to continue providing services to domestic violence and sexual assault victims. The grants will support the agencies as they serve victims in 11 counties. “Domestic violence and sexual assault victims deserve access to professional assistance in a timely […]

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Gov. Ivey awards $116,000 to assist abuse victims in 10 south central Alabama counties

April 15, 2021

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $116,000 to help victims of abuse in 10 south central Alabama counties receive needed care and support. The grants to Butterfly Bridge Children’s Advocacy Center in Clanton and The Family Sunshine Center in Montgomery will help the organizations continue to assist victims. “Those who have experienced […]

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Governor awards grants for law enforcement equipment in northeast Alabama

April 6, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $127,722 to help six law enforcement agencies in northeast Alabama purchase new or update existing equipment. “New equipment can help police and sheriff’s deputies be better prepared for what they may face on any given day as they work to protect and serve our communities,” Gov. […]

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Gov. Ivey grants to assist domestic violence victims in south central Alabama

March 29, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $193,000 to assist specialized groups that help domestic violence and sexual assault victims in south central Alabama. “The extremely negative effects of domestic violence and sexual assault can linger for years for victims and their families,” Gov. Ivey said. “I commend these agencies for helping victims […]

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Governor awards grants to assist low-income residents in Hale County with utility costs

March 18, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $561,527 to help low-income households in Hale County with home heating and cooling bills. The two grants to the Hale Empowerment and Revitalization Organization will provide emergency assistance to help low-income families heat and cool their homes in 2021. The program gives priority to low-income households […]

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Governor awards law enforcement equipment grants in Jefferson, Walker counties

March 18, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $80,823 to help four law enforcement agencies in the Birmingham area update or purchase new equipment. “New equipment for these officers will help them better protect the residents and visitors in their communities,” Gov. Ivey said. “I am pleased to assist these departments in their efforts […]

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Governor awards grants for law enforcement equipment in west Alabama

March 17, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $116,077 to help five law enforcement agencies in west Alabama obtain new or update existing equipment. “New equipment can help police and sheriff’s deputies work more efficiently and effectively,” Gov. Ivey said. “I am pleased to assist these departments in their efforts to properly equip officers […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants to support statewide agencies that assist domestic violence victims

March 12, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $291,402 to help provide training and resources that ensure victims of domestic violence have access to professional assistance through local law enforcement and nonprofit agencies. The Alabama Office of Prosecution Services will use funds of $133,000 to continue the Domestic Violence Resource Prosecutor Program which offers […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants to assist victims, prosecute abusers in north Alabama

March 3, 2021

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $204,000 to assist victims of domestic violence in north Alabama while ensuring that abusers are held accountable. The grants are supporting efforts of law enforcement units in three counties that work to arrest and prosecute domestic violence and sexual assault suspects and assist victims. “Domestic violence and sexual […]

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