Grants available from A Community Thrives initiative from USA TODAY Network

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The News Star and its parent company, Gannett, are committed to helping build stronger communities.

As part of Gannett’s USA TODAY Network,The News Star help build stronger communities through a grant and crowdfunding program called A Community Thrives.

The program is part of the Gannett Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Gannett, and it supports nonprofit organizations’ leading projects focused on community building and has distributed nearly $6.7 million since 2017.

 A Community Thrives initiative turns community improvement ideas into reality with grants up to $100,000.

A Community Thrives

A Community Thrives, part of the USA TODAY Network, supports ideas for positive community change and community building.

“Many of our local nonprofits have so willingly jumped in to help the community during trying times this year — economic crisis brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic, a tornado and a hurricane,” News Star editor Barbara Leader said. “Many of these groups have limited resources remaining.  This is a great opportunity for them to replenish what they shared.”

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