POET Bioprocessing – Glenville awarded $10,000 in grants to four local organizations through POET’s 2023 Community Impact Grant Program.
The Albert Lea Noon Kiwanis received $2,500 to help fund an all-inclusive park for children with disabilities.
The Freeborn County 4-H received $4,000 to add an agriculture learning lab to the 4-H building at the Freeborn County Fair.
The Albert Lea High School Athletic Hall of Fame was awarded $1,000 to raise funds to help local student athletes afford the cost of athletic equipment.
The Albert Lea American Legion Post 56 received $2,500 to fund a new air conditioning unit.
“At POET, we prioritize giving back to the communities we call home,” said Russ Germann, General Manager of POET Bioprocessing – Glenville. “We are proud to be a part of the Glenville and Albert Lea communities and to support organizations that share that mission to give back.”