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Athens Area CF Distributes $200K in Barrow County

The Athens Area Community Foundation recently distributed its eighth round of funding from its COVID-19 Community Response Fund in Barrow County.
Including the $200,000 awarded in Barrow County, the fund has distributed nearly $700,000 since its inception in March 2020.
Sarah McKinney is President and CEO of the organization, she says while a wide range of organizations received funds, they targeted food, housing, family stability and positive youth development.
The fund is still active and accepting donations. For more information, visit www.athensareacf.org.

Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!