Jonesboro, Ga. (May 3, 2017) – The Heritage Community Foundation presented a $1,600 grant to Luci Hough, Executive Director of the Fayette Pregnancy Resource Center to purchase 32 children’s car seats and to support the child safety education program offered to parents through the center.
“The Heritage Community Foundation is pleased to support the important work of the Fayette Pregnancy Resource Center,” said Mark Dose, Executive Director of the Heritage Community Foundation. “The important child safety equipment provided and the education resources offered through the center reduce the likelihood of preventable harm to children. They have a great track record of success and the Heritage Community Foundation is excited to partner with them on this project. ”
Heritage Community Foundation (HCF) is a 501c3 organization which provides funding to local nonprofit organizations in Clayton, Henry and Fayette counties. HCF is designed to support Heritage Bank’s first mission, “Committed to those we serve.” Heritage Bank absorbs all of the operating costs of the foundation, so 100% of the funds raised go directly to meet community needs.
In addition to the support from Heritage Bank, a number of other local businesses support the HCF through their partnership in the HCF Community IMPACT Club. These businesses include Harding Plumbing, C & C Fence, Lincoln Insurance, Paragon Alarm Systems, Griffin Insurance, New South Package, Emmett J. Arnold Attorney at Law, P.C. and David Curry.
For more information on how to apply for a grant with Heritage Community Foundation, to make a donation or volunteer, please visit www.heritagecommunityfoundation.org. You may also contact Mark Dose, Heritage Community Foundation Executive Director, at 770-478-8881.
Heritage Bank, a state chartered commercial bank, has been serving metro Atlanta’s Southern Crescent since 1955. The independent community bank has six full-service offices, features a well-rounded offering of commercial and consumer products, and is an active, involved member of the community it serves. The company’s stock is traded under the symbol “CCFH”.