Shreveport Helping Several Non Profit Agencies
As we wrap up 2020, several local charitable agencies have been busy trying to meet the needs in our community during this most difficult year.
The Shreveport Council recently approved some extra funding for several of these agencies.
The money will come from the Riverfront Development Special Revenue Fund.
Here are the agencies getting some of the money:
MLK Community Development Corp $15,000
Northwest LA Youth Golf & Education Foundation Inc $15,000
Oasis of Hope $15,000
Fit For Life Ministries, Inc.$15,000
Food Bank of Northwest LA $15,000
MLK Health Center & Pharmacy $15,000
Volunteers for Youth Justice $15,000
Red River Film Society dba Robinson Film Center $12,500
CoHabitat Foundation, Inc. $12,500
Betty & Leonard Phillips Deaf Action Center $5,000
The total is $135,000 and will help these agencies continue to work through the challenges we have been facing this year.