Girls on the Run was recently awarded two grants: one for $14,500 from the Community Foundation of the CSRA and a $2,000 grant from the Border Bash Foundation.
The funds will be used to expand Girls on the Run to other counties, provide scholarships for at-risk girls and meet training costs.
Army National Guard Pvt. Hayden A. Polly has graduated from basic training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. He is the son of Lisa and Bruce Polly and a 2012 graduate of the Academy of Richmond County.