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All South Health District Counties Awarded Car Seat Mini Grant

VALDOSTA – All 10 of South Health District’s health departments have been awarded the 2024 Car Seat  Mini-Grant by the Georgia Department of Public Health, Injury Prevention Program. South Health District serves Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Cook, Echols, Irwin, Lanier, Lowndes Tift and Turner Counties. Through the Mini-Grant, South Health District and our local partners work together…

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Toccoa Educator Awarded Conservation Teacher of Year Grant

A Toccoa teacher’s proposal to design and install a native pollinator garden earned her school a $1,000 grant from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. Jina Harris, a third-grade teacher at The Learning Tree Academy’s Outdoor Learning School, has received DNR’s 2023-24 Conservation Teacher of the Year grant. The annual award goes to a kindergarten…

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DNR Announces $1,000 Grant for Top Conservation Teacher

  The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is again offering a $1,000 grant to a kindergarten through fifth-grade public or private school teacher in the state who demonstrates exceptional energy and innovation in teaching life sciences. Science specialists covering those grade levels can also apply. The grant recipient will be recognized as the DNR Conservation…

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