AWS Foundation Announces $855,238 in Grants

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AWS Foundation recently awarded $855,238 in grants to 14 non-profit organizations that benefit individuals with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities in northeast Indiana. These organizations include:

Arts United – $8,110 to add performers with disabilities to the 2022 Taste of the Arts Festival.

Choices Coordinated Care Solutions – $30,000 to support CONNECT Allen County Navigation.

Community Choirs of Huntington County- $5,000 for Joyful Songsters.

DeKalb Co. Eastern Community Schools – $46,545 over three years for the Northeast Indiana Special Education Cooperative Teacher Academy.

Fort Wayne Civic Theatre – $16,500 for Project Lights Up.

Fort Wayne Dance Collective- $105,000 over three years for the Dance for Diverse Abilities program.

Healthier Moms & Babies – $30,000 over three years for early interventions for better birthing outcomes.

HearCare Connection (dba GiveHear) – $120,000 over three years for pediatric hearing services.

Indiana Family to Family – $37,000 for the northeast Indiana family support center.

Jesters of University of Saint Francis – $75,000 for operating and strategic planning.

Muscular Dystrophy Association – $15,000 for MDA summer camp scholarships for families from northeast Indiana.

NeighborLink Fort Wayne – $50,000 for projects and collaborations for accessibility.

Trustees of Indiana University – $302,083 over three years to support children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and behavioral challenges.

Winona Lake Limitless Park – $15,000 for a water accessibility feature.