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MassVOTE 2013 Mini Grants

Grants to Massachusetts Non-Profits for
Civic Engagement to Increase Voter Participation

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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MassVOTE

Deadline Date:

02/07/14 5:00 PM

Description:

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Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Massachusetts non-profit organizations working to carry out short-term civic engagement projects and activities that aim to increase voter participation in the 2013 special and municipal elections. These grants are intended to help recipient organizations build power in their communities by organizing their memberships to participate in the democratic process through their issue advocacy and civic engagement campaigns.

The mini-grants are intended to help organizations conduct door-to-door voter education, hold non-partisan meet-the-candidates forums, create and distribute candidate guides, etc. - and to combine these electoral efforts with grassroots issue advocacy campaigns. New methods and innovation are also encouraged.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 132973

Estimated Size of Grant:

$500 - $2,000

Term of Contract:

Grant Period: March 1, 2013 – June 30, 2013

Eligibility:

Pre-Application Information:

Applications must be received (not postmarked) by 5:00pm on February 22, 2013.

Grant applications should be returned to Cheryl Clyburn Crawford, MassVOTE, 41 West St., 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02111 or via email at minigrants@massvote.org.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Cheryl Clyburn Crawford
Email: minigrants@massvote.org

MassVOTE
41 West St.
7th Floor
Boston, MA 02111

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