DETCOG Accepting Applications for Solid Waste Grants


Deep East Texas Council of Governments (DETCOG) is now taking applications for funding of Solid Waste Projects for FY 2022.  DETCOG anticipates awarding grants totaling $65,000.00 in FY 2022.  Funding for this program is provided through the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

Applications for projects in the following categories will be accepted:  Local

Shelby County Children's Advocacy Center Awarded $20,000 Grant from T.L.L. Temple Foundation


The Shelby County Children’s Advocacy Center (SCCAC) received a grant in the amount of $20,000 from T.L.L. Temple Foundation to partially fund two full-time mental health therapist positions. The SCCAC staff and board of directors are grateful for the award of these funds, which will help us continue to provide trauma-focused mental health services at no charge to the children and families we serve.


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