The Times West Virginian

March 17, 2013

County assists nonprofits ‘all we can’

At least $250,000 over many dozens of organizations

By Debra Minor Wilson
Times West Virginian

FAIRMONT — Nonprofit organizations give so much to Marion County.

The Marion County Commission helps out as much as it can by granting outside agency allocation requests.

A long list of applicants and requests was presented to the commission at its Wednesday meeting.

“All of these groups are important to us,” said commission president Randy Elliott. “They all contribute to the quality of life in Marion County.

“We have a wide range of people requesting funding,” he said. “We look at each applicant and see what we have in the budget.”

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