Applications sought for bicycle giveaway
The Kyle Police Department is accepting applications for the annual Blue Santa bike giveaway until Friday.
Applicants must reside within Kyle city limits and the program is for children between the ages of 3 and 14. Applications and rules are available at the police department from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 300 W. Center St.
The police department is also accepting donations for Blue Santa from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. More information on the bike giveaway is available at www.kpea.us.
The Central Texas Medical Center Women’s Council is accepting applications for grant funding from Hays County organizations.
Organizations applying should have a focus on issues of poverty, violence and improving access to health care and education for women and children. The Women’s Council awarded $37,000 in grants to nine local nonprofits in 2011 and 2012.
Applications are available online at www.ctmc.org/ giving/womens-council, and applicants must submit them electronically to the hospital’s foundation office at CTMFoundation@ahss.org by 5 p.m. Feb. 15.