United Way, Brazos Valley, Receives National Grant for Volunteer Transportation
- Date: 09/30/2021
UWBV has been notified they have received one of the $25,000 dollar grants. The money will be spent on a pilot…
Southeastern Health’s U-Care Connections program, which provides transportation to local health services, got a boost this week in the form of a $550,000 grant from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust. U-Care Connections volunteer drivers, also referred to as Connectors, provide volunteer hours and a vehicle and receive only a gas mileage reimbursement. “The difference in our program is the encouragement given from the driver,” Carter said.
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