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Skubitz Foundation grants announced

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 This year's grant recipients from the Leon V. and Dorothy M. Skubitz Foundation were announced Thursday afternoon.

 For the first time since the grant was established in 2008, there were two recipients honored. Everybody Plays was given $10,000, while $30,000 went to the Children's Advocacy Center.

Mr. and Mrs. Skubitz, longtime Pittsburg residents, left their estate in trust with BMO Harris Bank to create a Foundation that would award annual grant(s).

The grants are to be used exclusively for charitable purposes, selected by the trustee, that benefit residents of southeastern Kansas, with strong, if not exclusive, preference given to charitable purposes that benefit residents of Crawford County, Kansas.



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