City of Fort Pierce receives $2.7 million state infrastructure grant
Governor Ron DeSantis presented the City of Fort Pierce with a $2.7 million Florida Job Growth Grant on Aug. 30. The grant will help fund infrastructure improvements in the city’s historic downtown.
The improvements to critical infrastructure include water, wastewater, electric, fiber, natural gas, roadway and sidewalk improvements...Read More>>
Youth Guidance receives grant from Bank of America to support workforce development programs
To strengthen our community in the Treasure Coast, Bank of America is helping address barriers to basic needs, workforce development, and education by directing grant funding to Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy.
Bank of America recently awarded Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy a grant for $10,000. These funds will enable Youth Guidance to continue its workforce development and pre-apprenticeship programs for youth ages 12-24 living with limited resources in Indian River County...Read More>>
Martin Artisan Guild plans fabulous fall
An exciting autumn season is ahead for the talented and prolific members of Martin Artisans Guild.
The Fall into Art Exhibit is offered in the Guild’s Palm Room Gallery & Artisans Boutique in Harbour Bay Plaza from Sept. 7-Oct. 29.
The Opening Reception is set for Wednesday, Sept. 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. with a Meet the Artists taking place on Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 4-6 p.m...Read More>>
House of Hope receives grant from Florida Blue Foundation
House of Hope’s efforts to feed the hungry and empower residents to overcome hunger and hardship have received a huge boost from Florida Blue Foundation’s 2022 Food Security Grant Program.
House of Hope will receive a total of $328,613 over four years to support its four client choice pantries, the Growing Hope Production Farm operations that produce fresh fruits and vegetables, case management for individuals looking to better their future, and innovative nutrition education programs for adults and children.
“We are honored at the confidence that Florida Blue Foundation has shown in House of Hope with this generous grant,” said House of Hope CEO Rob Ranieri...Read More>>