The Community Foundation of Greene County (CFGC) is accepting applications for the CFGC Summer Community Grants as well as for the Cindy’s Wind Fund for Women & Girls.
Applications for the grants will be accepted until June 1, 2017 for project activities beginning after August 1. Successful grant awards will be announced in late July.
The Foundation expects to award three to five grants ranging between $500 and $2,000 per grant project under the Summer Community Grants program.
Proposed Community Grants projects may include (but are not limited to) any one or more of the following broad priorities: Arts, Culture & Humanities; Children, Youth & Families; Community and Economic Development; Education; Environment; Health & Fitness; and Human Services.
The Cindy’s Wind Fund for Women & Girls will award one grant of $500 this summer for projects focusing on helping women and girls achieve their full potential.
The Cindy’s Wind Fund seeks proposals for projects that aim to help women and girls fulfill their full potential, which may include activities such as information programs, direct service programs, special activities, and more.
Eligible applicants for the Community Grants and the Cindy’s Wind Fund for Women & Girls must be nonprofit, charitable, tax-exempt organizations (recognized under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code), including schools, religious organizations, and government agencies whose purposes and programs benefit Greene County residents.
CFGC seeks to fund organizations and ideas that will have a significant and lasting impact on Greene County, its residents, infrastructure and future.
Please review the Community Grants guidelines, application procedures and application form, which are available on the Foundation website at http://www.cfgcpa.org, for more specific information.