A community meeting for organizations interested in applying for funds from the United Way of Ellis County 2020 CARE Council will be from 4 to 5 p.m. Sept. 25 in the first floor conference room of the Hadley Center.
Applications are now being accepted for the funding through Nov. 15. Any nonprofit that provides services in Ellis County is eligible, according to a press release from United Way.
The CARE Council consists of 12 community volunteers who review the applications to determine funding for the United Way of Ellis County, City of Hays social service funds and alcohol tax funds and Ellis County alcohol tax funds. The services must meet one of three criteria of education, health and financial stability
Questions can be directed to Eric Berges, interim executive director of the United Way of Ellis County, at 785-628-8281.