Grants of up to $1,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations to benefit youth in eligible counties. Funding is intended for youth-related programs, activities, and projects. Preference will be given to applicants that involve youth in the planning and implementation process. Proposals must benefit young people in Clark and Floyd counties.
Projects should meet one of the following objectives specific to youth:
Promote healthy development and a safe environment
Provide opportunities to benefit the community
Develop the skills of young people
Develop positive relationships between youth and adults.
Organizations that have previously received funding from the Youth Philanthropy Council should expend all previous funds and complete their final report before applying for another grant.
The deadline for applications is 11:30 p.m. on January 31, 2024.
The Youth Philanthropy Council is comprised of students in grades 9-12 from various high schools in Clark and Floyd counties and is designed to encourage youth to give and serve in their communities, making philanthropy a habit for future generations.