The board of the Sewanee Civic Association has set the goal of $101,000 for this year’s Community Chest campaign. These 27 organizations help children, improve the quality of life, supply community aid, and help communities beyond Sewanee.
The Sewanee Civic Association is the supporting entity for the Community Chest. Last year the Sewanee Community Chest, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, supported youth sports, outreach, and many community and educational programs in the tri-county area, a total of $108,00 in support to 28 organizations.
Donations are accepted at any time to PO Box 99, Sewanee, TN 37375.
Those organization requesting funds include: Animal Alliance $1250.00; Blue Monarch $1,000.00; Franklin County Adult Activity Center $500.00; Franklin County Humane Society $3,000.00; Grundy County Food Bank $1,000.00; Grundy Area Arts Council $500.00; Mt. Goat Trail Alliance $1,500.00; Boy Scout Troop 14 $300.00; Cub Scout Pack 152 $800.00; Girl Scout Troop 2107 $200.00; Girls Scout Troop 621 $200.00; SPO $20,000.00; Sewanee Children’s Center $12,000.00; Sewanee Little League $2,500.00; TigerSharks Swim Team $500.00; CCJP $500.00; Community Action Committee $10,500.00; Folks at Home $5,150.00; Housing Sewanee $5,000.00; Sewanee Mountain Messenger $11,850.00; Phil White Dog Park $500.00; Fourth of July Celebration $3,000.00; Senior Citizen’s Center $12,000.00; Sewanee Angel Park $1,500.00; Sewanee Chorale $750.00; Sewanee Community Center $4,500.00; and Thurmond Memorial Library $500.00.