Impact100 awards grants in Owensboro

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Published: Oct. 27, 2022 at 6:15 AM CDT
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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - Thursday in Owensboro, several grants were awarded during the annual Impact100 meeting.

It was held at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

The winners are as follows:

$100,000 Grant Award Winners -

• Habitat for Humanity of Owensboro/Daviess County

• The Daniel Pitino Shelter

$27,5000 Residual Grant Award Winners -

• Sleep in Heavenly Peace

• Dream Riders of Kentucky

$9,200 NextGen Grant Award Winner -

• Aubrey’s Song Foundation, Inc.

“Tonight, we are not only changing the trajectory of 4 local nonprofits, but we are also catapulting the changes our community needs to enhance the quality of life of everyone who works and lives here,” said Impact100 President, Jodi Krahwinkel. “In 17 years, the women around you have sacrificed to donate to Impact100 and in turn have generated over $3.8 Million dollars in philanthropy & economic development; that is progress for everyone.”

The 2023 Impact100 Membership Campaign is already in full swing for any women who would like to be involved.