Community Chest Raises $50,000 for Benzie County Non-Profits

20 non-profit organizations in Benzie County are accepting $50,000 at a time when they need it the most. The Benzie County community gathered thousands in donations for the community chest. These grants go to groups like the Benzie Area Christian Neighbors who received $12,000 this year. The Community Chest raised all of the money in a matter of months. The grants ranged from $300 to $12,000. They donate to groups they feel are meeting the human services needs of the community.