Truliant Gives Greenville Nonprofits a Boost
Release date: 8/26/2012
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (August 27, 2012) – The economy might be faltering, but Truliant has just the answer for Greenville nonprofits. The Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands, Inc., Greenville County Human Relations Commission and CredAbility received a mini-grant for a total of $2,500 to help with overhead expenses. Over 150 organizations in North Carolina, Virginia and South Carolina applied for Truliant Community Mini-Grant Program funds.
“The Truliant Community Mini-Grant Program is designed to enhance operational support for nonprofit agencies that serve people in underserved communities where Truliant operates,” according to Marjorie Rorie, director of community services for Truliant. She conducted grant workshops for the organizations prior to grant selection as a community service for nonprofits.
To qualify for the mini-grant, community and faith-based agencies had to impact one or more of the following areas: health and human services programs, youth, affordable housing, financial literacy and/or economic development. The grant cycle begins in May of each year.
About Truliant Federal Credit Union
Truliant Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, financial institution that provides affordable financial services to its member-owners. Truliant was chartered in 1952 and now serves more than 190,000 members and has 22 Member Financial Centers in NC, SC, OH and VA.