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Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits to Benefit the
Communities of Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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United Way of Rutherford and Cannon

Deadline Date:

01/19/18 - For health-related proposals.


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Grants to Tennessee nonprofit organizations that are working to improve the lives of the residents of Rutherford and Cannon Counties. Priority funding areas include education, income and financial stability, and health. This grant cycle is intended specifically for health-related proposals.

Priority Area Details:

Health - Improving people's health.
- Safe home and community
- Healthy beginnings
- Healthy eating and physical activity
- Supporting healthy choices
- Access to health care

Education - Helping children and youth achieve their full potential.
- School readiness
- Early grade reading proficiency
- Middle grade success
- On-time high school graduation
- Completion of college or advanced training

Income - Helping families to be financially stable and independent.
- Family-sustaining employment
- Income supports
- Savings and assets
- Manageable expenses
- Affordable housing

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 136578

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The grant program is available to a wide array of diverse community organizations offering programming to benefit the community in the area of health. Collaborative applications are encouraged.

Qualifying organizations will be requested to outline their programming to demonstrate how a United Way partnership specifically provides an outcome in one of the above-mentioned health topics.

Pre-Application Information:

Letters of Intent are due January 19, 2018.

Programs that most closely align with United Way’s mission and meet the criteria will be invited to apply. Letter of intent submission is not a guarantee to be invited to apply for a grant.

Focus Areas:

Contact Information:

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

Submit an LOI here:

For questions or additional information before submitting a Letter of Intent application, please contact Randy Allen, Director of Community Impact for the United Way, at or by calling (615) 893-7303 ext. 106.

3050 Medical Center Parkway,
Floor Two
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 893-7303

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USA: Tennessee: Rutherford and Cannon Counties

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