2005 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Carrico
Crossroads Institute

Item 531 #15h

Item 531 #15h

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Nonstate Agencies
State Grants to Nonstate Entities-Nonstate Agencies FY2005 $0 FY2006 $300,000 GF

Page 482, after line 18, insert:
"Out of the amounts for Financial Assistance for Cultural and Artistic Affairs, $300,000 the second year from the general fund is provided to the Crossroads Institute."

(This amendment provides $300,000 from the general fund in the second year to assist the Crossroads Institute, which is located in Galax, Virginia. The institute consists of a three building campus designed to combine local business development efforts with educational and training activities. The three buildings located on the campus include a regional enterprise center, a center for continuing education, and a center for the development of technical and entrepreneurial skills. The Crossroads Institute represents a joint effort of Wytheville Community College; Carroll, Grayson, Smyth, and Wythe counties, the local school divisions, and several private-sector firms.)