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COA receives over $12,000 to go towards new van

COLFAX - Council on Aging was awarded $12,300 by United Way of Whitman County for the "match" towards a brand-new COAST ADA-accessible van on Wednesday, July 5.

Council On Aging Executive Director Paige Collins stated that the Washington State Department of Transportation funds 80 percent of the costs.

Executive Director of United Way of Whitman County, Deanna Bren, presented the check to Collins on Wednesday.

"Thanks to the United Way, we are only in need of an additional $6,461 in funding," Collins said.

Collins explained that the prices of the vans have gone up significantly, so as a grant...


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