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South Central Power grants benefit BLT, food pantry

LANCASTER – The South Central Power Foundation announced grant recipients at South Central Power’s recent quarterly meeting.

The Foundation awarded 34 grants totaling $140,257.98 at its October meeting. Locally, the Foundation awarded grants to:

• Buckeye Lake for Tomorrow

• Thornville Food Pantry

The South Central Power Company Foundation is separate from the electric cooperative and operates with its own 11-member board of directors. Grant applications are reviewed quarterly, where the Foundation awards the approved grants.

Operation Round Up, a program that automatically “rounds up” the electric cooperative members’ monthly bill to the next highest dollar funds the South Central Power Foundation. The next Operation_ Round Up grant application deadline is December 31, 2016. Applications are available.

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