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Joan Burchell Fund

Grants to Oregon and Washington Nonprofits for Coronavirus-Related
Food Security Assistance in Local Communities

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Gorge Community Foundation - Joan Burchell Fund

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Grants to Oregon and Washington nonprofit agencies in eligible counties to alleviate food insecurity due to COVID-19. In response to the urgent needs of local residents affected by the coronavirus, funding is intended to enable organizations to provide food to children, families, and seniors. Applicants must be in the Columbia River Gorge area, specifically Klickitat and Skamania counties in Washington State, and Hood River, Wasco, Sherman, and Gilliam counties in Oregon.

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GrantWatch ID#: 148079

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Estimated Size of Grant:

Proposals will be accepted for any amount up to $13,340. The range of grants in the past has been $650 to $4,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

-Only nonprofit agencies located or operating within the Columbia River Gorge area are eligible for funding.
-The grant recipient must be a 501(c)(3) organization or operating under the umbrella of such an organization.
-Proposals for capital campaigns, loan or debt retirement will not be considered.

Pre-Application Information:

Grant application process:
-Applicants must submit proposals by April 15, 2020.
-Applications must be sent in electronic format in MS Word or PDF file
-The Grant Review Committee of the Gorge Community Foundation will evaluate and rate all proposals, and make final recommendations for grant awards to the Gorge Community Foundation Board of Directors by May 15, 2020.
-All applicants will be notified of the final status of their proposals via email.
-Grant recipients will be notified and grant checks will be mailed by June 5.

Contact Information:

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

Applications or questions:
Jill Burnette, Executive Director

P.O. Box 1711
Hood River, Oregon 97031

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Oregon: Hood River, Wasco, Sherman and Gilliam counties;   Washington: Klickitat and Skamania counties

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