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The Franklin News-Post
P. O. Box 250
310 Main Street, SW
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
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Rocky Mount gives to non-profits

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

By KEN BRADLEY - Staff Writer

A proposed 2014-15 general fund budget of $6.5 million for the Town of Rocky Mount includes contributions for a number of special events.

All told, the proposed budget includes $22,500 for special events and the organizations that sponsor them.

Here are the proposed contributions to each of 13 special events with an additional $1,000 undesignated for unexpected requests:

•Franklin County Family Resource Center, $500.

•Franklin County Historical Society, $500.

•Franklin County Perinatal Education Center, $500.

•Franklin County Rescue Squad, $5,000.

•The Franklin Center, $6,000.

•Free Clinic of Franklin County, $3,500.

•Helping Hands, $3,000.

•Piedmont Community Community Services, $300.

•Southern Virginia Child Advocacy Center, $200.

•STEP Inc., $250.

•Stepping Stone Mission, $$750.

•Warren Street Society, $500.

•We Care of Franklin County, $500.

The general fund budget includes most services that town residents expect, including public safety, public works, building and grounds and community development.

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