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Grant Awarded to St. Augustine's

Posted June 23, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— St. Augustine's College in Raleigh has been awarded an $80,000 grant for its work in revitalizing inner city neighborhoods.

The money will be used to expand curriculum programs in community development. The programs will train more people in improving urban neighborhoods that are troubled by drugs and crime.

The grant comes from a non-profit group based in New York.