Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist domestic violence victims in Madison County

September 9, 2022

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $49,271 grant to help provide culturally-specific services to domestic violence victims in Madison County while reducing exposure to COVID-19 and other infectious diseases. AshaKiran Inc. will use the grant to provide training and education to shelter programs, first responders and other professionals who work with foreign-born victims […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to bring new jobs, commerce to Hartselle

August 29, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $300,000 grant to help provide new jobs and increase commerce in the city of Hartselle. The Community Development Block Grant will provide infrastructure required for a Mapco Express to locate off Alabama Highway 36 and adjacent to Interstate 65. The combination gas station and convenience store will employ […]

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

August 3, 2022

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $67,154 to assist domestic violence and sexual assault victims in south central Alabama. “The devastating effects of domestic violence and sexual assault can linger for years for the victims and their families,” Gov. Ivey said. “I commend these agencies for helping victims and their family members […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to help Jasper company grow and create jobs

August 2, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $300,000 grant to help a Jasper company expand and provide new jobs in the area. The funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will supplement a $300,000 Community Development Block Grant awarded by the governor in March 2022 to assist Jasper Lumber Co. to boost its production and […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to replace bridge in Choctaw County

August 2, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $334,270 grant to assist the Choctaw County Commission in replacing a bridge that was closed after being damaged by a flood earlier this year. The Community Development Block Grant urgent need funds will restore access to the Lake Lavada neighborhood near the city of Butler. The damaged bridge […]

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

August 1, 2022

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $316,000 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 Coalition Against Rape and the Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence are using grants of $158,000 each to train the […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants to assist domestic violence victims in south, east Alabama

July 25, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $89,350 to assist domestic violence victims in 12 south Alabama counties as well as one east Alabama county. “Domestic violence victims deserve ready access to a variety of professional services including those provided by court advocates who can help them navigate the complexities of the justice system,” […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to support domestic violence victims in Black Belt

July 22, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $20,900 grant to support a nonprofit agency that provides aid for domestic violence victims in six Black Belt counties. The grant funds will help the Selma and Blackbelt Regional Abuse Sanctuary to continue serving victims in Dallas, Greene, Marengo, Perry, Sumter and Wilcox counties. SABRA provides crisis shelter, […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist victims in four counties

July 22, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $28,500 grant to a nonprofit organization in Shelby County that assists victims of domestic and sexual violence. Safehouse of Shelby County will use funds to continue providing services to domestic and sexual violence victims in Shelby, Coosa, Clay and Chilton counties. Safehouse also provides emergency shelter and advocacy, […]

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