SMCCF currently accepting grant applications

ABERDEEN – The South Monroe County Community Fund C.R.E.A.T.E. affiliate is now accepting grant applications from non-profit organizations in the South Monroe County area. Deadline for turning in applications is April 30. In the past SCCMF has given grants to Friends of Aberdeen Animal Shelter, Elkin Theatre Group, Save Aberdeen Landmarks, AHA Boy and Girl Scouts organization, Evans Memorial Library, Hamilton Volunteer Fire Department and Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry. Copies of the application may be found at the website

About Ray Van Dusen

I've been with the Monroe Journal since Aug. 2009 as a staff writer, but took the role as news editor in late 2012. I'm always looking for interesting story ideas from around Monroe County. You can reach me via email at