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Dominion Energy to award grants totaling $1 million for basic community needs; apply by Oct. 6

Apply by Oct. 13 for Dominion Energy grants up to $50,000 to nonprofits for essential community services such as housing, food security, medicine and medical services.  Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation has pledged $1 million to help meet critical community needs in 13 states fir the third year, according to a news release.

Critical Community Needs grants in 2016 went to 140 non-profits in 13 states. Grants helped to shelter flood victims and provided free transportation for kidney dialysis patients, dental care for the uninsured, nutritious food for homebound seniors, support services for the chronically homeless, counseling for children grieving from loss, according to the news release.

Dominion Energy will give priority to organizations that demonstrate the ability to serve communities through partnerships and have a proven track record of meeting basic human needs and preventing future need for assistance.

Eligible organizations in targeted areas of Connecticut, Maryland, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wyoming and other areas within Dominion Energy’s footprint are encouraged to apply. On-line applications will be accepted until Oct. 13, 2017.

For more complete details or to apply, go to http://www.dominionenergy.com/communityneedsgrants.

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