Mason City Clinic's Charitable Giving Committee recently awarded grants totaling $46,700 to 12 North Iowa organizations. The recipients and their funding amounts:
Health: My Happy Haven, $1,500 (bedroom makeover); One Vision, $1,700 (bean chair scales).
Education: Charles H. MacNider Art Museum, $3,000 (rental fee for exhibition); Francis Lauer Youth Services, $2,500 (ice machine); Mason City Schools' Art Department (potter's wheel and accessories); NIACC Foundation, $15,000 (capital campaign); Newman Foundation, $5,000 (new wrestling mat).
Safety: Exceptional Opportunities, $600 (Laerdal masks); Mason City Schools, $2,000 (heart training monitors); Rake First Responders, $550 (training mannequins).
Building and reconstruction: Charlie Brown Day Care Center, $2,500 (playground equipment); City of Mason City, $10,000 (High Line Trail Project).