Mid-Del Foundation Awards Grant to Delaware 4-H

Delaware 4-H received grantHARRINGTON, Del. – The Mid-Del Foundation, the charitable arm for Harrington Raceway and Casino, held its 17th annual grant luncheon on November 12 in the casino’s gold room.  Representatives from 29 local organizations were on hand to receive financial grants from the foundation.

The Mid-Del Foundation is an endeavor to support organizations and activities involving agricultural, civic and social needs existing in Delaware. The foundation was established to consolidate the charitable undertakings of Harrington Raceway, Inc. Organizations who received grants included C.E.R.T.S. Inc., Cancer Support Community, CHEER Inc., City of Harrington Parks and Recreation, Clear Space Theatre, Delaware 4-H Foundation, Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, Delaware Ducks Unlimited, Delaware Farm Bureau Foundation, Delaware FFA Association, Delaware Hospice, DVFA Foundation, Frederica Spring Creek Lions Club, Greenwood Police Department, Harrington Lions Club, Harrington Sunshine 4-H Club, Harvest Years Senior Center, Home of the Brave, Kent Conservation District, Mental Health Association in Delaware, Milford Rotary Club Education Foundation, Milford School District Santa’s Workshop, Milford Senior Center, Ministry of Caring, Rehoboth Art League, Ronald McDonald House of Delaware, Sussex County Health Coalition, The Center for Therapeutic and Educational Riding and VSA Delaware.  Since 2002, the Mid-Del Foundation has awarded nearly $1.4 million in grants.

“These organizations work diligently throughout the year to reach countless people in our community,” said Howell Wallace, Mid-Del Foundation President. “We are happy to support their efforts and hope that our grants aid in achieving their goals. We earnestly appreciate their work and are thankful to be able to contribute to their continued success.”