County Board presents $683K check to area nonprofits

Adams County Board members stand with the recipients of $683,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funding during a check presentation ceremony on Thursday, March 3, 2022. A total of 16 local nonprofits were selected to receive funding. The United Way of Adams County and the Quincy Area Partnership for Unmet Needs also received funding.

QUINCY — Adams County Board members presented a $683,000 check to local nonprofit organizations eligible for American Rescue Plan Act funding during a ceremony outside the county courthouse on Thursday.

The county had agreed to award no more than $1 million of ARPA funds to eligible nonprofits. Late last year, the United Way of Adams County administered an application process for organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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