|Alice Vest, Chair of the Lifeline committee, accepts the grant from Diane Winger, President of Altrusa of Montrose. Not Pictured: Erin Berge, grant writer, Grants & Bequests Chair|
Diane Winger, Altrusa Club President, states that grants of $250-$2,000 are available through sponsoring Altrusa Clubs from the Altrusa International Foundation, Inc. to improve the economic well-being and quality of life through the Foundation's commitment to community service and literacy.
Established as a charitable corporation in 1962, the Foundation is committed to the service goals and objectives of Altrusa International, Inc. Its sole purpose is to be an avenue through which Altrusans can assist Altrusa Clubs and other worthy organizations, throughout the world, to carry out their programs of community service and assistance to individuals in need.
Funding is provided by voluntary contributions from Altrusa members, Altrusa Clubs and the general public.