The CFWA awards grants twice yearly based on an application process and has provided in excess of $250,000 support to local agencies. The Community Foundation of West Alabama is a charitable organization which supports various cultural, health, social and educational programs in Bibb, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Lamar, Marengo, Pickens, Sumter, and Tuscaloosa counties. In its 20-year existence, the CFWA has given over $20 million to charitable causes.
The recipients of the 2020 Spring grants are:
Alabama Lions Sight Arts ‘N Autism
Family Counseling Services HEAL (Healthy Eating Active Living)
The Salvation Army The Tuscaloosa Children’s Center
Tuscaloosa County PARA Will Bright Foundation