Today we presented checks totaling $44,500 (including matching funds, $38,500 from the GJ Lions and $25,000 from the D51 Foundation) to the following organizations;

Glade Park Fire Dept, $12,000
Partners, $7,500
Central High School Girls Basketball, $6,000
Scenic Elementary, $5,800
Outdoor Wilderness Lab (Bookcliff MS), $5,200
D51 Career Services, $5,000
Grand Junction High School Band, $3,000

In all the Grand Junction Lions through its Community Betterment Committee (CBC) granted $137,000 to 17 organizations this year.