Area homeless shelters to receive FEMA grant
POSTED: Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 9:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 9:04pm
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — Homeless shelters across the state are getting a financial boost from the FEMA, including shelters in EBR Parish.
The money comes with the goal to help deal with homelessness in Louisiana and the entire country.
Shelters in East Baton Rouge Parish will see about $150,000, the most of any parish in the state.
Also included is Assumption Parish, who’ll receive around $10,000.