WCRF Announces 3rd Quarter Municipal Grants

  The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce 9 third quarter city grant awards totaling $221,183.09 through its Municipal Grant program. This now puts the total of Municipal Grants over $4,000,000.

WCRF Municipal Grant program distributes 25% of its total revenues directly to the cities in Washington County based on population.  In 2011 WCRF has distributed $648,616.80 to the nine cities in Washington County and over $4,078,474 since its inception.  These funds are programmed by each City Council.

3rd Quarter
Since Inception
City of Ainsworth
$9,179.10
$161,464.80
City of Brighton
$10,550.43
$207,357.97
City of Coppock
$221.18
$4,315.53
City of Crawfordsville
$4,268.83
$88,359.12
City of Kalona
$38,198.32
$701,576.04
City of Riverside
$16,057.90
$285,602.87
City of Washington
$117,558.81
$2,156,952.70
City of Wellman
$22,781.86
$425,062.68
City of West Chester
$2,366.66
$47,782.57



Total
$221,183.09
$4,078,474.28



WCRF Receives Largest Check Since Its Inception

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation has just received its largest monthly check from the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort.  The check for July was $371,577.80 the largest amount since the Casino opened in August 2006.  President Tim Putney (shown below receiving the check from Dan Franz the GM of Riverside Casino and Golf Resort) said “I am extremely pleased that the Riverside Casino is having a great year. We will be able to fund more organizations and projects as a result of this”

Since its founding the Washington County Riverboat Foundation has awarded over $17 Million for over 400 projects to non profit organizations, schools, and local governments in Washington County and surrounding areas. Those funds have leveraged over $100 Million in project matching funds.