The three organizations that received the largest awards were the Atlanta Community Food Bank, which was granted $1.185 million; Good Samaritan Health Center of Gwinnett, which got $1.12 million; and the Gwinnett County Public Schools Foundation, which received $698,486. No other organization received more than $375,000.
A second round of applications will open Aug. 10 and close Aug. 28.
To see the organizations that received funding or to apply for the next round, go to http://gcga.us/gwinnettgrants.
People in need of assistance should call the Gwinnett Coalition Helpline at 770-995-3339.