ALTA Good Deeds Foundation awards $ 143,000 in grants
Posted: October 13, 2021 at 5:00 a.m. MDT|Update: 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON, October 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The American Land Titles Association (ALTA) Foundation of good deeds, a registered 501 (c) (3) charity founded by ALTA, the national professional association of the land title insurance industry, today announced the recipients of $ 143,000 in grants. The Foundation announced the recipients of a second round of semi-annual grants during ALTA A, ALTA biggest annual event.
“Over the past few months, the Foundation has been delighted to receive numerous applications from ALTA members naming organizations that have had a significant impact on their communities, ”said the chairman of the board of trustees Mary o’donnell, President and CEO of Westcor Land Title Insurance Co. “The Foundation was created with the belief that ‘good deeds make communities grow’, and we are excited to see how these recipients are using grants to build and strengthen their neighborhoods. “
Twenty three $ 6,000 grants were made to charities supported by ALTA members, including UnCommon Construction in New Orleans, this year’s location ALTA A. In addition, following Hurricane Ida, the Foundation awarded a $ 5,000 emergency grant to the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation, which provides emergency financial assistance to people in one of the Louisiana the largest employment sectors.
The other grants were awarded to: Administration of Resources and Choices, Tucson, Arizona.; Bishop Sheen Ecumenical Housing Foundation Inc., Rochester, New York; Childhood Cancer Foundation Inc., Deland, Florida; Eastern Panhandle Empowerment Center, Martinsburg, W.Va.; Evening with the stars, Vermilion, SD; Gabriel House of care, Jacksonville, Florida; Gaithersburg HELP Inc., Gaithersburg, Maryland.; Habitat for Humanity Greater Peoria Region, Peoria, Illinois.; Habitat for Humanity of Washington County Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arche.; Hands through Decatur, Decatur, Ala.; Holyland Pantry, Malone, Wisconsin.; 4 Family Houses, Woodland Hills, California; Housing Opportunities Inc., Valparaiso, Ind.; Housing solutions from Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona.; Jared pishock Memorial Fund, Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania.; NeighborWorks Southern New Hampshire, Manchester, New Hampshire; South Carolina Military Family Care Association Inc., North Augusta, South Carolina; St. Augustine Society Inc./Port in the Storm Homeless Youth Center, St. Augustine, Florida.; Stomp the Blues Out of Homelessness Inc., Springfield, Missouri; The Drake House, Roswell, Georgia.; The gathering hostel, Roseville, California.; and The Priority Center, Santa Ana, California
“ALTA members work tirelessly to support their communities, both as title professionals and in their personal capacity as volunteers and donors, ”said ALTA CEO Tomb of Diane, member of the foundation board. “This second round of Foundation grants will amplify the great gifts and service our members are already doing in their communities. We are grateful that we can continue to support good deeds across the country.”
The ALTA The Good Deeds Foundation was launched in 2020 to support the charitable efforts of ALTA members. The first round of grants was announced in March.
About ALTA Foundation of good deeds
Founded in 2020 by the American Land Title Association, the ALTA Foundation of good deeds is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.
The American Land Title Association, founded in 1907, is the national trade association representing the land title insurance industry.
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