Midlands Community Foundation recently awarded $77,290 in grants to nonprofit groups in Sarpy and Cass counties.
The Cassgram lists organizations receiving grants in Cass County:
Alegent Creighton Health Midlands Hospital — $8,881. The grant will go toward EKG and defibrillator equipment for ambulances in Weeping Water, Louisville and Springfield.
Happy Paws, Plattsmouth Animal Advocacy Group — $3,000
Lofte Theatre Association Inc. — $5,389
Strategic Air & Space Museum — $4,955
Village of Avoca — $4,155
Food Bank for the Heartland — $10,000
This is the first of two annual grant distributions in MCF’s fiscal year. The next set of grants will be in April.