The Community Foundation awarding a $40,000 grant to the Early Childhood Development Coalition at their Evolution of Giving luncheon.
Executive Director Kelly Evans tells us they had 10 applicants for the 2014 granting process and the decison is made by their board members and other community members.
She tells the Early Childhood Development Coalition is a true coalition with a list of partners working closely toether with a very keen interest in social impact.
Other 2014 grant recipients include AIDS Saint John, New Brunswick Youth Orchestra, Sophia Recovery Centre, Trinity Anglican Church and Outflow Ministry.
The Community Foundation moves into new digs at 89 Canterbury Street in Saint John on Monday.