Foundation / Corporation
Elk County Community Foundation (ECCF)
Grants of up to $5,000 to Elk County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and schools to enhance the quality of life for local families. Consideration will be given to requests to support new projects or to enhance established programming. Requests may also be considered for start-up funding.
This year, the Foundation may reserve a portion of its dollars specifically for arts and/or recreation projects.
GrantWatch ID#: 152265
Awards will be given up to a maximum of $5,000.
Organizations may apply for funding annually but the same project will not be considered more than once, unless unusual circumstances exist.
Awards are limited to nonprofit organizations with current exempt status as defined by the Internal Revenue Service Section 501(c) (3) Internal Revenue Code, schools or municipalities.
Requests must not duplicate the work of other local organizations, and must reflect sustainability and/or other ongoing support.
Women Who Care does not typically make awards for capital campaigns or to fund endowments. Women Who Care does not make awards to individuals.
The following are also EXCLUDED from consideration:
organizations that promote a particular religious or political ideology; dinner galas, advertising, and other special fundraising events; and contributions to the general fund of an organization.
Women Who Care may award less than the amount requested, and may also consider providing matching or challenge grants.
The deadline date for applications is August 15th.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email original PDF application to firstname.lastname@example.org, along with the narrative and support materials. A hard copy is also required with original signatures to be mailed to:
Women Who Care
Elk County Community Foundation
32 South Saint Marys Street, Suite 4 ~ P.O. Box 934
St. Marys Pa. 15857
Inquires/questions can be directed to:
Paula Fritz Eddy
USA: Pennsylvania: Elk County