Foundation / Corporation
Greater Milwaukee Foundation and Oconomowoc Area Foundation (OAF)
Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies in eligible locations to address the needs of local residents. Funding will support new and existing programs, as well as capital projects. Priority will be given to projects in the following focus areas: arts and culture, basic necessities, children and youth, economic development, education, elderly, environment, health, and services for persons with physical or emotional disabilities. The OAF makes grants to an area that consists of the Oconomowoc Area School District, as well as Wales, Dousman, Ottawa, and Nashotah.
GrantWatch ID#: 147259
Grants will normally be awarded for one year, but occasionally be made for multiple years to ensure proper implementation and development of the program.
Grants for ongoing annual support may be occasionally awarded, particularly when there is a compelling community purpose for doing so. Such grants will usually be made for one or two years, at the board’s discretion; in the case of multiple-year grants, the grant amounts will usually be progressively reduced during the term of the grant.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Grant Portal: https://greatermilwaukeefoundation.fluxx.io/
For questions with the application process, contact Brad Ambelang, Program and Grants Associate
Greater Milwaukee Foundation
101 W Pleasant St., Ste 210
Milwaukee, WI 53212
USA: Wisconsin: Oconomowoc Area School District, as well as Wales, Dousman, Ottawa, and Nashotah
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