SBPC receives AmeriCorps funding

BISMARCK – Souris Basin Planning Council, Minot, was awarded $138,550 in federal funds toward funding 17 AmeriCorps members to provide capacity building for local nonprofits, according to the North Dakota Department of Commerce. The federal funds awarded through the North Dakota State Commission on National and Community Service also provide for $45,287 in matching funds.

The commerce department announced five projects totaling $731,044 were awarded AmeriCorps funding.

Other recipients were Cooperstown Community Activities, Jamestown Parks and Recreation, South East Education Cooperative Reading and Math Corps and South East Education Cooperative Educator Corps.