SEVERE WX : Frost Advisory View Alerts

Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation Awards ACCESS $15,000 Grant

The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation is awarding ACCESS with a $15,000 Grant. That translates into over 4 million pounds of food for hungry people in Jackson county.

Posted: Jan 10, 2018 2:51 PM

MEDFORD, Ore.-- The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation has awarded ACCESS with a hefty donation.
The foundation gave a one-year $15,000 grant to ACCESS.
That will help provide more than 4 million pounds of food to people in Jackson County.

ACCESS says four million pounds of food can create 38,000 food boxes to be distributed to low-income families in Jackson County.

According to recent data, the poverty rate in Jackson County is nearly 18%. 

Article Comments

Medford
Clear
38° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 38°
Brookings
Overcast
43° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 40°
Crater Lake
Clear
30° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 30°
Grants Pass
Few Clouds
41° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 49°
Feels Like: 41°
Klamath Falls
Clear
30° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 30°
Dry Tuesday, Wet Wednesday
KDRV Radar
KDRV Fire Danger
KDRV Weather Cam

Community Events

Latest Video

Image

Donate to Coats for Kids online

Image

Tuesday, October 15 morning weather

Image

Inspiring kids to give back

Image

Help keep kids warm this winter

Image

Jacob Breeland out for the season

Image

St. Mary's prepares for homecoming game against Brookings-Harbor

Image

Monday, October 14th Evening Weather

Image

Daily J! - Nobel Prize

Image

Search continues for Geraldine Hendricks

Image

Search continues for 80-year-old Butte Falls woman, Geraldine Hendricks