MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WKRG) — Alabama Governor Kay Ivey has announced millions of dollars in grant money to help people left homeless by the pandemic.
A portion of that money is going to service groups that serve people along the gulf coast. Officials say this “ will enable 15 regional agencies to provide shelter, legal and health services, and other assistance” From the news release:
Salvation Army – $448,224 (city of Mobile)
Family Counseling Center of Mobile Inc. – $710,058 (Baldwin, Clarke, Mobile and Washington counties)
Housing First Inc. – $1 million (Mobile and Baldwin counties)
Family Promise of Baldwin County Inc. – $993,819 (Baldwin County)
Penelope House Inc. – $1 million (city of Mobile)
Alabama Rural Coalition for the Homeless Inc. – $10 million they serve several counties including Clarke, Escambia, Conecuh and Washington.