NEW?ULM - Minnesota Valley Funeral Home will sponsor a grant to the New Ulm Kiwanis Club from the York Children's Foundation of Pittsburg, Pa.
Kiwanis is an organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time. The grant will be used to purchase books for children at birth and at the first, second, and third year of their participation in the Follow Along Program. These books will promote literacy and provide a time for family togetherness.
Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, through one of its casket suppliers, Artco Casket Company, is eligible to nominate quarterly an organization that spends at least 50 percent of its time and resources helping children.