LAWTON, Okla. (TNN) - The Lawton Community Foundation presented thousands of dollars in grants Wednesday to local organizations.
The foundation started to help organizations 20 years ago.
Today they gave $5,000 to different groups during their annual meeting.
Those included Young Men in Action, Armed Services YMCA Lawton-Fort Sill and Crime Stoppers of Southwest Oklahoma.
“I think it shows to those organizations that their efforts lead to their success, and we’re helping them with that success," said David Towe, president of the board of trustees for the Lawton Community Foundation.
During the meeting, the Lawton Community Foundation also gave investment checks to those who are a part of the foundation.