Over $76,000 Awarded For Food Needs In Dubuque County

The Dubuque County Local FEMA Board has awarded over $76,000 to nonprofit organizations to offer food related services to residents in Dubuque County. A local board comprised of representatives from United Way, Red Cross, Operation: New View, Homeless Advisory Coalition, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque, Opening Doors, The Salvation Army, Dubuque Area Congregations United, Temple Beth-El, Dubuque County Supervisors, and local labor groups distributed funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Emergency Food and Shelter Program.

The following nonprofit organizations received funding:

  • Dubuque Food Pantry: $11,000
  • Dubuque Area Labor Harvest: $30,000
  • Riverview Center: $6,000
  • First Congregational Church: $5,000
  • Dubuque Dream Center: $2,500
  • Salvation Army: $17,161
  • Lord of Life Church: $3,600
  • United Way Administrative: $1,535
  • Total Distributed: $76,797

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