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The Dickinson Press
City of Dickinson hands out record amount of grants to senior centers
Dickinson North Dakota 1815 1st Street West 58602

The Dickinson City Commission approved grant awards at its meeting April 16. The City of Dickinson set aside a portion of sales tax collections annually to fund this grant program, according to a press release.


Nineteen applications for grant awards were received, totaling $68,509. The same number of grants were awarded, totaling more than $44,000. It is the first year grant awards have exceeded $40,000.

Grant recipients are:

-- Amidon, Prairie Senior Citizens Club, $5,000;

-- Beach, Golden Valley County Senior Citizens, $1,000;

-- Belfield, Senior Citizens Activity Club, $6,000;

-- Bowman, Sod Buster's Club, $1,800;

-- Dickinson, Sunset Senior Center, $7,500;

-- Dodge, Dodge Senior Citizens, $500;

-- Dunn Center, Senior Strutters, $500;

-- Halliday, Halliday Senior Citizens Center, $500;

-- Hebron, Brick City Senior Citizens, $500;

-- Hettinger, Second Forty Club, $1,500;

-- Killdeer, Badlands Senior Citizens, $500;

-- Marmath, Little Missouri Senior Citizens, $300;

-- Mott, Cannonball Senior Citizens Center, $2,500;

-- New England, New England Senior Citizens, $2,000;

-- Reeder, Prairie Pioneers, $1,000;

-- Regent, Regent Senior Citizens, $2,500;

-- Rhame, Rhame Pioneer Senior Citizens, $500;

-- Scranton, Golden Miners Senior Citizens, $1,500;

-- South Heart, South Heart Senior Citizens, $5,000;

-- Taylor, Taylor Senior Citizen Center, $3,000.