February 11, 2021

New Fund to Support Indigenous Families Searching for Missing Loved Ones

Author: Jess Sheldahl

A new grant fund to provide aid to Indigenous families conducting searches for missing loved ones launched Wednesday. The Montana Community Foundation established the first of its kind program.
Families conducting community searches for missing loved ones can use the $500 direct payment for a wide variety of resources from gas money and hotel stays to drones to hosting a community vigil.
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