Live Well Foundation of South Lake completed its Transformation awards cycle at a grant celebration on January 18.

“The Live Well Foundation board of directors has earmarked funds for healthcare initiatives, with a specific focus on enhancing accessible healthcare for residents of South Lake County,” said Donna Kirtland, Live Well Foundation Executive Director.

Kirtland noted the $785,000 philanthropic contributions will begin January 18 and are slated for continued disbursements over the next few years.

The awarded proposals each improve population health in South Lake County and align with the Foundation’s mission to inspire sustainable initiatives that enhance the health and wellness of the South Lake Community. Funds have been granted to the following:

  • Libby’s Legacy Breast Cancer Foundation: $350,000 for community programs, including mammogram screening, a housing barn, a pink ribbon garden, and an aquaponics farm.

Read the entire article at South Lake Tablet to see all the funding distributed.