The Kisner Foundation has donated over $70,000 in grant funds in its first year to help improve various community programs. These organizations reach thousands of children in the CSRA all within the areas of health, academics and sports. 2018 grant winners include: Children’s Place Inc., PlaySafe, Great Oak Therapeutic Riding, Mental Health America of Aiken County, University Hospital, Public Education Partners (PEP) and Aiken Junior Sports Association.
The Kisner Foundation also awarded two academic scholarships to high school seniors of $2,500. The 2018 scholarship winners are Mercedes Goodson and Wayne Holley.