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RMHC accepting grant applications

GREATER SPRINGFIELD — Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Connecticut and Western Massachusetts is accepting applications for grants to be awarded in the third quarter of 2011 — the deadline is June 1. To qualify for funding, projects must address and have a measurable impact on children in Connecticut or Western Massachusetts. Grants are awarded to non-profit organizations that provide a brighter future for children by opening doors, creating opportun-ities, and offering on-going support that will have lasting effects on their lives. RMHC makes grants to programs which help children and their families in three main areas: education; health care; and civic and social services. RMHC of Connecticut and Western Mass-achusetts is a non-profit organization managed by volunteers who support the McDonald's family. Eligible applicants include non-profit organizations with 501(c)(3) status in Connecticut or Massachusetts. For more information on how to help RMHC, visit www.rmhc-ctma.org/donate or call Carole Bowman at (860) 659-0514.. Bookmark and Share