Green River Area Development District
Serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union & Webster Counties in Western Kentucky
Think Progress. Think Tomorrow. Think GRADD.
300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY 42301      Phone: 270.926.4433  Fax: 270.684.0714

Senior Celebration

Audubon Area, OH Golden Partners and GRADD are proud to present the 20th annual Senior Celebration at Owensboro Convention Center on August 5. 'America's Funniest Pro-fessor' Carl Hurley will deliver the keynote address.

>> View agenda

>> Register to attend

>> Carl Hurley

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Safety First

GRADD is applying to become the first Kentucky region to attain Safe Commu-nities America (SCA) designation. Of-ficials note that localities achieving this status average 10 percent fewer fatal-ities from disasters, personal injuries, and suicides.

>> M-I article

>> SCA program

>> Members

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Henderson Home

GRADD is partnering with the Hender-son County High School (HCHS) Career & Technical Education (CTE) program and other local agencies to construct a 1,050-square-foot home next spring for a low-income family.

>> SurfKY News story

>> HCHS CTE

>> GRADD Housing

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CCC Funding

GRADD's Community Collaboration for Children (CCC) Regional Network has received a $344,294 federal grant to help prevent child abuse and neglect. The goal is to serve 140 at-risk families over the next two years.

>> M-I article

>> Stronger Families

>> Abuse statistics

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Aid for Grandparents

Area grandparents raising grandchildren who meet income guidelines may be eligible to receive financial assistance for clothing, school supplies, furniture, bedding and other necessities through the Kentucky Family Caregiver Program (KFCP).

>> Full details

>> Request assistance

>> KFCP info

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July 23, 2014

FDIC Forum: Housing for All Kentuckians

July 23, 2014

Training: Living with the Late Stages of Alzheimer's

July 23, 2014

AmeriCorps Recruitment Meeting