Wozab Grant Requests Being Solicited

The Valley County Wozab Foundation Board of Directors will be accepting grant requests for funds from the John J. & Alyce L. Wozab Trust Foundation. Applications will be available beginning Wednesday, February 22, 2017. The deadline for filing applications is Monday, March 20, 2017.

Criteria: For any philanthropic or public purpose within Valley County, including Ord, Arcadia, North Loup and Elyria, Nebraska, as the Valley County Wozab Fund Board shall determine meritorious.

Examples of uses the Wozabs intended are as follows:

  • Assist in maintaining the food pantries in Arcadia, North Loup, Elyria and Ord.
  • Assist the Senior Citizen Centers in such communities when necessary.
  • Assist in the American Legion Baseball programs with the purchase of equipment such as balls, bats, glove and uniforms, and other equipment as needed.
  • Assist Legion Posts and the VFW Posts in their programs which benefit the public.
  • Assist the County Nursing Home and Hospital in the procurement of equipment or other needs which are not provided by other County Funds.
  • Assist local County churches in their various programs which benefit the County.
  • Assist in the event of a natural disaster, such as a tornado or flood, with such assistance as the residents of Valley County need for food, clothing and other similar necessities of life.

Applications for Assistance may be downloaded here or may be requested at the office Paula Musil, County Clerk, 125 South 15th Street, Courthouse, Ord, NE 68862, Telephone No. (308) 728-3700.

Donations to the John & Alyce Wozab Memorial Fund may be made here.

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