Green River Area Development District
Serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union & Webster Counties in Western Kentucky
Think Progress. Think Tomorrow. Think GRADD.
300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY 42301      Phone: 270.926.4433  Fax: 270.684.0714

Union Co. Housing

GRADD recently secured more than $800,000 in federal and state grants for a major housing project in Union County. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Kentucky Housing Corp. (KHC) funding will help construct 10 new homes.

>> Eyewitness News story

>> CDBG program

>> KHC assistance
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Volunteer Award

AmeriCorps member Marti Posey was named GRADD Volunteer of the Year on April 16, during the 2015 Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon -- celebrating the service of AmeriCorps, Family Caregiver, Ombudsman, SHIP and SMP members.

>> Marti Posey

>> Volunteer Week

>> AmeriCorps
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Take a Stand

Will you join CCC and DCBS in taking a stand against child abuse? The annual Stand Against Child Abuse -- featuring lots of fun activities for kids -- will be held along Frederica Street (in front of the old Texas Gas office building in Owensboro) on April 30.

>> 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

>> Prevent Child Abuse KY

>> Sad statistics
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April Board Meeting

Joe Bringardner, Executive Director of the KY Commission on Community Volunteerism & Service (KCCVS), was the guest speaker at the GRADD Board meeting on April 8, as local AmeriCorps programs celebrated National Service Recognition Day.

>> Watch video

>> M-I article

>> Proclamation

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Health Insurance Help

A special enrollment period for the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange (kynect) is open now through April 30. If you don't have health coverage yet, be sure to contact a GRADD in-person assistor to help you navigate your options.

>> Get help

>> kynect.ky.gov

>> View FAQ
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Our Partners




April 24, 2015

Regional Nursing Home Disaster Planning Committee

April 28, 2015

O'boro-Daviess Co. MPO Policy Committee

April 28, 2015

O'boro-Daviess Co. MPO Technical Advisory Cmte.