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October 5th, 2011

Grants Offered for CT Military Children’s Activities

by LonSeidman

by Peggy McCarthy

Since 2006, 298 Connecticut military children have received grants to pay for extracurricular activities while their parents were deployed. The money was used for activities such as baseball and basketball programs, music lessons, school trips and tutoring.

The Connecticut grants totaled about $125,000, out of $13 million awarded to some 32,000 children across the country. Continue Reading…