Foundation / Corporation
HandsOn Suburban Chicago
Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to Chicago, Illinois non-profit agencies that are seeking financial assistance to plan family-friendly community service events on or around this coming Martin Luther King Day. These grants are intended to turn Martin Luther King Day into a day to inspire, equip, and mobilize youth to take action and create positive change in their communities.
In addition to grant funding, HandsOn Suburban Chicago will also provide training and support to agencies in developing and executing their projects. All agencies that apply will be eligible for a free consultation session on developing youth volunteer programs, regardless of whether they are selected for grant funding.
The funding levels for these grants are as follows:
$1,000: For non-profits that engage a minimum of 100 volunteers, (at least 50 must be 18 or younger)
$500: For non-profits that engage a minimum of 50 volunteers (at least 20 must be 18 or younger)
$250: For non-profits that engage a minimum of 25 volunteers (at least 10 must be 18 or younger)
GrantWatch ID#: 137123
$250 - $1,000
All projects must be completed by the week of January 13-27, 2014.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please contact Emily Mihalcean, HandsOn Suburban Chicago Schools and Youth Program Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions regarding applications.
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