Federal Funds for Barren Co.

Barren County gets a boost from the government to help people in need of emergency assistance.

The Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program awarded almost $25,000 to supplement Emergency Food and Shelter Programs in the county.

Under the terms of the grant from the National Board, local agencies chosen to receive funds must:

  • Be private voluntary non-profits or units of government
  • Have an accounting system
  • Practice non-discrimination and ...
  • Demonstrated the capability to deliver Emergency Food or Shelter Program