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Women’s Giving Circle (WGC) Grant

Grants to West Virginia and Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible
Areas to Address the Needs of Local Women and Girls

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Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV) - Women’s Giving Circle (WGC)

Deadline Date:

11/08/19

Description:

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Grants to West Virginia and Ohio nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that will enhance the lives of women and girls. Eligible communities include Brooke, Hancock, Marshall, Ohio, Tyler, and Wetzel Counties in West Virginia; and Belmont and Jefferson Counties in Ohio.

Organizations must address the following needs of women in the community:
- Increasing life skills of women and girls, i.e., Pre-K through 12 Education, Economic Empowerment, Physical and Mental Health, Violence, and Crime
- Encouraging the healthy development and personal authority of young girls
- Raising awareness of gender disparities in the community

Goals:
The Women’s Giving Circle makes strategic, research-based grants that facilitate systemic change to improve how women and girls are served in its community, applies creative solutions to critical needs, and produces a lasting and measurable impact on the lives of women and girls.

In its grantmaking, the Women’s Giving Circle uses community research to develop initiatives, focuses on prevention and effective intervention, supports new ideas and untested efforts, as well as programs that have demonstrated results and impact, and establishes expectations for sustainability, significant value and lasting impact.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 135628

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applying organizations must be a nonprofit tax-exempt organization pursuant to IRS section 501(c)(3). Grants submitted by applicant organizations must meet the mission of the Women’s Giving Circle.

The following are excluded from consideration: organizations that promote a particular religious or political ideology; capital campaigns or endowments; dinner galas, advertising and other special fundraising events; contributions to the general fund of an organization; intermediary funding agencies; and scholarships.

Pre-Application Information:

Grant Applications are available online from October 1, 2019 through November 8, 2019.

Application information: http://www.cfov.org/grants/

Video tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sYIBIKyW83Y

Contact Information:

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

Apply online (after October 1): https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=cfov

Debbie Stanton, Program Officer
Email: debbie@cfov.org

Jess Puglisi-Sanders, Program Officer
jess@cfov.org

Community Foundation For The Ohio Valley, Inc.
1226 Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Phone: 304-242-3144
Fax: 304-234-4753
Email: info@cfov.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Ohio: Belmont and Jefferson Counties;   West Virginia: Brooke, Hancock, Marshall, Ohio, Tyler and Wetzel Counties

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