On Thursday, April 25 Reston and Area Foundation in conjunction with the Senior Helping Hands Volunteer Tea presented this year’s grants. A total of $27,000 in grants were awarded, $17,000 from interest accumulated and $10,000 from the Thomas Sill Foundation.
Parec – Flip & Twist received $2000 towards gymnastic equipment, bars and mats.
Pipestone Lions received $6,500 towards hall renovations, painting, duct work.
RM of Pipestone Rec Commission received $2,000 towards the Lake Project for wheelchair and walker accessibility matting. Virden Spray Park received $1,500 for the spray park construction.
Reston Palliative Care received $5,000 for a new palliative care bed.
: Golden Estates received $10,000 to completely furnish a guest room. Shown (L-R): Reeve Archie McPherson, Brenda Ellis-Anderson and Sherrill Berry.