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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Gov. Ivey awards grant to bring commerce, jobs to Alex City area

July 18, 2022

MONTGOMERY— A $500,000 grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey to Alexander City will help provide 50 new jobs and increased commerce for the Tallapoosa County municipality and the surrounding area. Funds will be used to provide infrastructure necessary for Russell Lands Inc. to construct a golf course and residential development on nearby Lake Martin. “With […]

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