$15,000 grant to help Montgomery County families in need

Marketing and Development Manager Margie Taylor said, "This is a wonderful grant that will definitely help us in our mission to serve Montgomery County. We are very grateful to Montgomery County Community Foundation for its generosity."

Marketing and Development Manager Margie Taylor said, “This is a wonderful grant that will definitely help us in our mission to serve Montgomery County families. We are very grateful to the Montgomery County Community Foundation for its generosity.”

The Montgomery County Community Foundation awarded a $15,000 grant to Montgomery County Emergency Assistance to fund temporary emergency rent assistance for Montgomery County families experiencing an unexpected financial crisis. Montgomery County Emergency Assistance is a nonprofit agency that has been in service to the community since 1981 offering real life solutions to our Montgomery County neighbors facing a temporary financial crisis. MCEA offers assistance for rent, utilities, food, clothing, and other basic needs. Montgomery County Emergency Assistance is a funded partner of Montgomery County United Way.