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Tue December 13, 2011
Bank announces $1.1M in grants for nonprofits
DETROIT (AP) - Detroit nonprofits are getting $1.1 million in grants to help improve neighborhoods, encourage small businesses and train workers.
The funding was announced Tuesday by Chase, the U.S. consumer and commercial banking brand of JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Chase says the two largest grants are $245,000 to Southwest Solutions and $230,000 to Vanguard Community Development Corp.
Those grants aim to help Detroit neighborhoods and improve foreclosure counseling efforts.