Searstone/Lutheran Services Carolinas award $352,620 to Wake-area nonprofits

The Searstone/Lutheran Services Carolinas Community Benefit Committee recently announced $352,620 in grants to 14 organizations in Wake County.

Since 2014, the committee has directed five percent of revenues from the operation of Searstone, an independent living community in Cary, to Wake County nonprofit organizations serving seniors, indigent seniors, or other vulnerable populations.

The following organizations received awards for the last grant cycle: Pretty in Pink Foundation, $16,400; Alliance Medical Ministry, $11,000; Dorcas Ministries, $20,000; Rebuilding Together of the Triangle, $8,500; Habitat for Humanity of Wake County, $36,400; Triangle Aphasia Project Unlimited, $10,250; Triangle Family Services, $31,000; Temple’s Table, $11,500; Shepherd’s Table, $15,000; Women’s Center of Wake County, $23,570; Ship Community Outreach, $18,000; Transitions LifeCare, $65,000; Meals on Wheels of Wake County, $55,000; and White Oak Foundation, $31,000.