Near & Far Aid Awards $1.1 Million in Grants to Local Agencies
Near & Far Aid is pleased to announce that they will grant a total of over $1.1 million to 100 agencies in Fairfield County that work to alleviate the causes and effects of poverty. The organization received a record number of applications this year. Near & Far Aid’s all-volunteer board reviews each agency personally and selects the agencies and programs that have the most significant impact to help provide a better life and a brighter future for those in need. Near & Far Aid makes grants to agencies that provide educational opportunities for children, aid to the homeless and families at risk, and adult education and job training among others that that seek to end poverty in Fairfield County.