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Pinellas News Briefs

Published Apr. 5, 2019

Senior Citizens Services accepting grant applications

Senior Citizens Services in coordination with Pinellas Community Foundation is accepting online grant applications to help fund wellness programs for Pinellas residents age 55 and older until April 31. Applicants must be a 501(c)(3) or a government agency and may use grants for needs such as wellness services, health-related activities or education, other wellness-related services such as nutrition, mental health counseling, adult day care or disaster preparedness. To review grant criteria and to apply, visit pinellascf.org/scs.The current grant cycle is awarding $70,000 in grants with up to $12,000 per organization per project.Call Pinellas Community Foundation at (727) 531-0058 for information.

Largo hosts shredfest

Largo will host its free document shredding and recycling event, ShredFest, on Saturday at the Starkey Road Collection Center, 1551 Starkey Road, from 9 a.m. to noon. For information, call (727)587-6760.