The St. Croix Long Term Recovery Group (STXLTRG) has announced it has awarded $74,240.84 to local faith-based organizations through its mini-grants program.
So far, the recipients include:
5 G Stars Youth After School Program
Apostolic Faith Mission
Bethel Deliverance Center Church
Beulad AME Zion Church
Central Church of the Nazarene
Church of God of Prophecy
Frederiksted Church of the Nazarene
Iglesia Metodista Hispana
Project Hope Ministries
St. Croix Episcopal Deanery
Wesleyan Holiness Church
Whim Afterschool and Music Program
Additional applications are still pending approval from the committee, which hopes to reach the total sum of $100,000 by the end of the year.
Special thanks to the funder, GlobalGiving, for underwriting this grant to allow Virgin Islands faith organizations to continue to recover.