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Yakima Organizations Get Big Grants

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YAKIMA, Wa.- The opportunities industrialization center and parks and recreation are getting two large grants.  OIC will use the $136,000 grant to build low-income housing and help recruit more volunteers to tutor students in public schools. 

Yakima Parks & Recreation was awarded with a $72,000 grant. The money will go to help prevent juvenile crime and decrease the number of school dropouts.