Veridian awards grants to nonprofit organizations
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 11:58 AM
Veridian Credit Union has announced $50,000 in community grants to nonprofit organizations across the state. Veridian's $5,000 Financial Literacy Grant supports organizations that help adults and children gain the knowledge, skill and ability to successfully manage their finances. Greater Des Moines organizations to receive the grants include: Children & Families of Iowa and Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Veridian's Inclusive Community Grants support organizations that help create a community that is welcoming and inclusive to all individuals. Greater Des Moines organization receiving those grants included Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa, Candeo, and Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center.