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In December 2020, the Tri-County EMC Foundation Board approved grants to 8 organizations for  projects, totaling $21,256.17 in Operation Roundup funds, to benefit organizations or individuals in local communities. 

Baldwin County Fire Rescue: $2,581 funds to purchase CPR mannequins and an AED Training System for community classes

Brave Meadows Therapeutic Riding Center: $1,000 to provide therapeutic riding lessons for individuals with disabilities 

Friends of Morgan County Library: $1,500 to purchase library and programming materials for patrons 

Jasper County Food Bank: $3,000 to purchase food for a food bank serving Jasper and Putnam Counties

Jones County Dept. of Fire and Rescue: $1,800 to purchase a rescue saw to be used in extrication, forcible entry and ventilation in on ground fire operations

Northridge Christian Church Ramp Ministry: $8,454.97 to construct wheelchair ramps for individuals with mobility and health issues in Baldwin County

The Georgia Parenting Project: $1,000 to purchase food for a food bank in Putnam County. 

Zion Covenant Fellowship: $1,920.20 to repair the home of an individual in need in Putnam County. 

• Application must be for a special project or need. Donations will not be made to an organization’s general budget.

• Project must be located within a county that Tri-County EMC serves (Baldwin, Putnam, Jones, Bibb, Jasper, Morgan Twiggs or Wilkinson County) 

• Organization must be a non-profit, civic, religious or government organization

About Operation Roundup: 
Operation Roundup is funded by voluntary contributions from Tri-County members to the Tri-County EMC Foundation. Participants have their monthly bill rounded up to the next dollar, with that surplus amount going to fund Operation Roundup. Any non-profit, civic, religious or government organization located within Tri-County’s eight county service area are eligible to receive funding. Applications must be for special needs or projects. Applications can be found on our website at or mailed upon request by calling 478.986.8126.The next deadline is March 1. 

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