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Compassionate Care Grant

Plainview Area Foundation grants committee members Mark Warren (left), Roy Kiser and Corky Terrell present SuNell Pyeatt, executive director of Compassionate Care Pregnancy Center, with an $8,700 grant. Compassionate Care Pregnancy Center, at 1209 Quincy, is a Christian outreach ministry that reaches out to women in crisis pregnancy situations; presents God’s views of sexuality and…
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January 20, 2016 0

A Hospital Grant

Leslie Hackett, RN (left) chief nursing officer for Covenant Health Plainview, receives a check representing the first installment in a five-year, $25,000 grant from the Plainview Area Foundation from grant committee members Mark Warren, Roy Kiser and Corky Terrell. The grant is earmarked for the hospital Board Room portion of the $40 million renovation and…
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January 19, 2016 0

Xcel Energy gives $1,000 to Plainview Area Endowment

The Xcel Energy Foundation has given $1,000 to Plainview Area Endowment, which will use future earnings from the gift to support grant awards to community organizations. Friday’s grift from Xcel was a portion of $3,000 in current grants going to groups and organizations in area counties to help promote strong communities, according to John Tye,…
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August 1, 2015 0

Deadline for spring grant applications March 15

It’s no secret, they love to give, but the deadline to be on the receiving end is quickly approaching. On March 15, the Plainview Area Endowment will cut off application submissions for its 2015 spring grants. In 2014, the philanthropic group gave a whopping $26,350 in grants and scholarships to Hale County organizations. The foundation…
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March 10, 2015 0

Endowment in the business of helping others

The Plainview Area Endowment is in the business of helping others, as board members John Tye and Mark Warren will explain at the next Plainview Hale Community Alliance Together (PHEAT) meeting, set for 6:15 p.m. Thursday at Grumpy’s Grill, 705 Broadway. In addition to hearing about Plainview Area Endowment, the group plans to talk about…
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October 15, 2014 0

Money still available from Endowment Fund

The philanthropy efforts known as the Plainview Area Endowment have announced that grant funding is still available for 2014. Groups eligible for the grants must be non-profit organizations with a current 501(c) 3 designation. Deadline for submitting grant requests is Oct. 15. Grant request forms, instructions and information are available on the Endowment website,www.plainviewareaendowment.org. “While…
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September 8, 2014 0

Plainview Area Endowment uses survey to pinpoint county challenges and solutions

On the topics of what opportunities and challenges face Hale County, the Plainview Area Endowment Foundation wants to open the conversation on how they can help, as they have recently conducted an extensive survey to gather facts, figures and perspective to better focus their philanthropy efforts. “The Plainview Area Fund is extremely important and offers…
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September 2, 2014 0

Plainview Area Endowment makes grant to prison chapel effort

With a grant of $5,000 from the Plainview Area Endowment, the effort to fund the construction of a new chapel at the Formby Prison Unit in Plainview is in the home stretch. “We’re just about there,” Here to Eternity, Inc., representative Jeane Browning said Monday as he and chairman Ron Hanby accepted the grant from…
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May 5, 2014 0

Lubbock Area Foundation, Plainview Area Endowment awards $21,800 to local groups

Grants totaling $21,800 were announced Monday by the Lubbock Area Foundation and Plainview Area Endowment, which will benefit two local organizations. The Plainview Community Concert Association received $20,000 while Wayland’s Children’s Chorus of Plainview received a $1,800 grant. On hand for Monday’s announcement were Debbie Buford (front left), Children’s Chorus director; Dr. Ann Stutes, dean…
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March 24, 2014 0