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Kamloops groups share grant money

Nine Kamloops non-profits will get more than $400,000 in the latest round of community gaming grants from the province.

The latest round of grants includes $100,000 for the Kamloops and District Society for People in Motion, $80,000 for the Kamloops Hospice Association, $75,000 for Kamloops Child Development Society, $59,500 for the Boys and Girls Club of Kamloops, $35,000 for the Valleyview Overlanders Lions Club, $20,000 for the Knights of Columbus No. 9508  and the Kamloops Shrine Club No. 6, $14,250 to the auxiliary to the Overlander Extended Care Hospital and $12,000 for the Kamloops Elks Lodge No. 44.

The province doled out more than $9.2 million in grants to 181 organizations in the latest cycle.

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