Recent VEC Customers Share Grants Awarded

Your Change Changes Things

The VEC Customers Share program funded $26,000 in community service grants in January.  Since the inception of the program in October 2001,  $7,414,049 in grants have been awarded.

The deadline for grant applications is the last working day of each month.  For additional information, contact the office of Marketing and Economic Development at 423-334-7051. Applications are also available online at

Organizations receiving grants in January 2022

Organization Funded
Pickett County Food Bank $2,000.00
Spring City Friends of the Library $1,500.00
Clarkrange High School Art Club $1,500.00
Partnership for Families, Children and Adults- Deaf Services $1,400.00
Monterey Lions Club, Inc. $1,250.00
Midway Youth Cheerleading Organization $1,250.00
Midway Quarterback Club $1,250.00
Clearwater Volunteer Fire Department $1,200.00
New Hope Pregnancy Care Center $1,100.00
CSTHEA Patriots Basketball $1,000.00
Hamilton County STARS $1,000.00
MARA Medical Ministry $900.00
Polk County Ramp Festival $850.00
Happy Hearts Seniors $850.00
Table Graces $800.00
Monterey Jr. High School Cheerleaders $750.00
Cumberland County High School Track Team $700.00
Stone Memorial High School Class of 2024 $700.00
Fairfield Glade Fire Department $700.00
Junior Achievement of the Ocoee Regions, Inc $500.00
Cumberland County High School Cheer Team $500.00
STARTS (Support The Arts) $500.00
Meigs Crush 10U Baseball $500.00
Meigs Fury 14U Softball $500.00
Meigs County Ministries $500.00
Grithouse Wrestling Club (GHWC) $400.00
Cleveland Elite Baseball $400.00
Fentress County Bulldogs Football $250.00
Fentress County Bulldog Cheerleaders $250.00