The funds will go toward the next phase of renovation, which will allow the theatre to host outdoor movie nights and other community events.
Second Harvest received the grant from the Red Nose Day Fund. The funds will support the food bank’s Food for Kids BackPack program.
The funds will support health education initiatives spearheaded by the Virginia Cooperative Extension. These initiatives are aimed at preventing opioid abuse in vulnerable communities in rural Southwest Virginia.
Kingsport City Schools is seeking a grant through the U.S. Department of Education that will focus on performance-based compensation and supports for educators to drive increased student performance.
The Tennessee College of Applied Technology has applied for a grant from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission to open an extension campus in Mountain City to support Governor Bill Haslam’s goal for 55 percent of all Tennesseans to hold a certification or post-secondary credential by the year 2025.