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Alice C. A. Sibley Fund Grant

Grants to Worcester, Massachusetts Nonprofits for
Medical Eye Care Programs for Vulnerable Populations

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Greater Worcester Community Foundation - Alice C. A. Sibley Fund

Deadline Date:

10/16/17

Description:

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Grants to Worcester, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit area residents with limited access to ophthalmology services and eye care. Funding is intended to promote increased access to medical eye care for vulnerable populations of all ages in Worcester.

Eligible proposals include requests to support:

- Hospital and surgical fees
- Medical equipment
- Eye glasses and corrective treatment for vulnerable populations

Approximately $24,000 is available each year for local direct services in optical health.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 153076

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$24,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must be tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations as recognized by IRS code 501(c)(3).

Applicants must be located in or providing services to residents of Worcester, Massachusetts

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline: October 16, 2017

Application Forms and Instructions:

The application form is online (see link below). The first time an organization applies to the Foundation through the online application system, it creates an Organization Account to use for each application going forward. Please use the same account you have previously used, or create a new one if this your first time applying online. You may contact Foundation staff at onlinehelp@greaterworcester.org to find out if your organization already has an account in our system.

Click here for more information about applying: http://www.greaterworcester.org/Grants/Apply-for-a-Grant

Contact Information:

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

Click here to apply online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Common/LogOn.aspx?eqs=3QVk173peTmxbQZplIooYoBKIaMYZiEE0

General Inquiries: grants@greaterworcester.org
Telephone: 508.755.0980
Fax: 508.755.3406

Staff Contacts:

Christopher O'Keeffe, ext. 108
Vice President for Program
cokeeffe@greaterworcester.org

Jonathan Cohen, ext. 111
Program Officer
jcohen@greaterworcester.org

Sarah J. Shugrue, ext. 109
Program Officer
sshugrue@greaterworcester.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Massachusetts: Worcester