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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Over $500K awarded to senior centers from Federal CARES Act

Senior centers awarded funding

A total of $556,450 of Federal CARES Act funding has been awarded to senior centers in Pierce County to assist with covering basic expenses required to sustain during COVID-related closures. Senior Centers are a vital resource for older adults to access activities and services to improve their health, well-being and independence. The following senior centers were awarded funds to serve older adults in response to the COVID-19 crisis and recovery:

  • Bonney Lake Senior Center - $60,000
  • Buckley Senior Citizens - $25,000
  • City of Fife/Fife Community Center - $40,000
  • Community Connections Place (University Place) - $30,000
  • Pt. Defiance- Ruston Senior Center - $11,000
  • Greater Gig Harbor Foundation/Gig Harbor Senior Center - $35,950
  • Graham-Kapowsin Community Council - $30,000
  • Key Peninsula Community Services - $40,000
  • Korean Women’s Association
    • Beacon Senior Center - $20,000
    • Lighthouse Senior Center - $20,000
  • Lakewood Senior Activity Center - $7,000
  • Mid-County Community Center - $30,000
  • City of Milton - $10,000
  • Mountain View Community Center - $32,500
  • The Mustard Seed Project of Key Peninsula - $75,000
  • Orting Senior Center - $30,000
  • Spana-Park Senior Center - $50,000
  • The Salvation Army (Puyallup) - $10,000




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