Community foundation in Greensboro awards grants.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Attracting and keeping adults ages 18 to 45 living and working in Greensboro is the focus of four grants totaling $32,500 awarded by the Future Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro.
The grants were selected from 19 proposals requesting a total of $165,000.
Action Greensboro’s synerG is getting $12,000 to support a wireless technology corridor downtown along Elm street from the Center City Park site south to Lee Street.
The Guilford Green Foundation is getting $10,000 to produce and run four “GreenQueen Bingo” events to raise money for groups serving Greensboro’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.
And Greensboro Community Television-Cable 8 is getting $6,000 to produce a video series on the “creative class,” while Professionals in Transition is getting $4,500 to fund six workshops on “how to find the hidden job market.”