Gov. Ivey awards grants to support statewide effort to fight drugs

March 15, 2024

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $1.6 million for a statewide effort to continue battling illegal drugs and drug-related crime in Alabama. Gov. Ivey awarded grants of $200,000 each to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency and the state’s seven regional drug task forces. The task forces are made up of personnel from law enforcement agencies […]

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Gov. Ivey awards $54,596 to assist victims of sex trafficking

March 14, 2024

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded two grants totaling $54,596 to a nonprofit organization that provides shelter and care to minor females who are victims of sex trafficking. Camille Place serves girls under the age of 19 from throughout Alabama who have been victims of sexual exploitation and human trafficking. The services it provides […]

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VIDEO: Broadband Capital Projects Fund announcement with Gov. Ivey

March 12, 2024

On Feb. 27, 2024, ADECA joined Governor Kay Ivey and other leaders at the State Capitol to announce grants from Capital Projects Fund grant program. The grants, totaling $148.3 million, were awarded for 66 projects that will provide almost 54,000 households, businesses and community institutions with access to high-speed internet.

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