Sixteen grants were awarded March 20 for $125,000 to local nonprofits, schools, and libraries.
- Hartford City Public Library ($56,397) for construction of nature play areas east of the library.
- Arts Place Inc. ($24,000) for music and arts programming at the Blackford Arts Center.
- Blackford County Schools ($7,500) for a Google Expedition Virtual Reality Kit for to take virtual reality field trips within a classroom.
View the specifics of the other 13 grants here.