The Bartlesville Regional United Way Grant Program gets a $300,000 donation from Phillips 66. This brings the total funding of the program to $340,000. President and CEO Lisa Cary says it was in response to the Coronavirus out break that the board of directors approved the creation of the 2020 BRUW COVID-19 Impact Grant Program.
Cary says the program will allow nonprofit organizations located in Washington, Nowata and Osage counties to apply for grants to support their respective programs and services that address needs directly related to the Coronavirus. Phillips 66 Vice President of Technology Ann Oglesby says they are pleased they can assist the frontline organizations that are responding to pandemic relief efforts in Bartlesville and the surrounding areas.