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Nine businesses receive loans from LouisvilleKY

Louisville, KY., – Since March 2018, nine businesses have been approved for loans totaling nearly $1 million by the Louisville Metro Departments of Economic Development and Resilience and Community Services. The loans will leverage a total investment of more than $9 million and will assist the businesses to open, expand services or rehabilitate properties. METCO business loans, administered through Department of Economic Development, have been awarded to the following businesses: $600,000 Go Green loan has been approved for Steve Smith on behalf of Two Stone Inc., the holding company for Stoneware & Co., for properties located at 711 and 731 Brent Street…

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Louisville Ky youths to send special Valentines this year

DoSomething.org and Meals on Wheels America join forces for third annual Love Letters campaign LOUISVILLE, KY.  (January 25, 2016)  — Louisville Metro Meals on Wheel’s recipients are set to receive handmade Valentine’s Day cards created by youth volunteers from across the country.DoSomething.org, the largest organization for young people and social change, has teamed up with Meals on Wheels America for the third annual Love Letters campaign. The popular campaign, encouraging young people to create handmade Valentine’s Day cards to lift the spirits of older adults this holiday season, runs through February 15, 2016 and cards will be included in meal deliveries…


Louisville Ky residents can soon apply for help to pay those utility bills

Assistance Program Begins Jan. 11 All applicants must make an appointment Louisville, Ky., – The annual program that helps prevent low-income residents of Louisville from being disconnected from utility services begins Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. LIHEAP, the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, is administered by Louisville Metro Department of Community Services. The Crisis Phase of LIHEAP will run from Jan. 11 – March 31, or as long as available funds last. Residents wishing to apply must have an appointment, which can be set up,  in person only, between 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Jan. 7, and between 7 a.m….