GROVE - Jay schools were recipients of multiple grants from the Grove Rotary Foundation Grants Awards program.

The Foundation gifted 47 grants for a total of almost $90,000.

The following groups received grants:

The Gifted and Talented program at Jay Lower Elementary, represented by Jan Fasano, received $750.

Cassie Hampton and Shaunda Davis received $5000 for their Back Pack program.

Whitney Walker accepted a $2000 grant on behalf of Take Down (wrestling).

Special Olympics had specific equipment they needed and a grant for $2952.37 was given to directors Kyle Mathers and Jennifer Daftari.

Jamie Stewart and Fran Gardner received a grant of $800 for Chrome Books (Jay Upper Elementary).

Rotary representative Allen Bolt was on hand for the grants.