Foundation / Corporation
BK-5K Road Race, BK-5K Youth Fund, Winona Community Foundation
Grants of up to $5,000 and a grant of up to $75,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, and public and private schools within eligible school districts in the Winona area for high-quality programs that significantly contribute to the positive development of local youth. Priority will be given to proposals for specific program funds and capital equipment requests.
Funding awards will be evaluated on a competitive basis considering need, fiscal viability, and benefits to youth development.
Eligible school districts include Winona, Lewiston-Altura, Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau, and Cochrane-Fountain City.
GrantWatch ID#: 153623
The maximum grant amount awarded will be $5,000.
A sustainable grant of up to $75,000 will also be considered.
Organizations must be a nonprofit 501(c)(3) agency (or have a fiscal sponsor) serving youth 18 years and younger.
Youth programs and organizations within the geographic boundaries of the following school districts are eligible:
- Winona School District
- Lewiston-Altura School District
- Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau School District
- Cochrane-Fountain City School District
Public, private, and charter schools within these districts are also eligible.
General operating requests, such as staff salary, travel, and operating expenses, will not be considered. Funds for scholarships or trips will also not be considered.
All applications are due by Friday, April 12, 2019.
If you’d like to apply, email Melia Haugen Ahrens to receive a copy of the grant application. Contact Melia with any additional questions.
About the race: https://www.bk5k.com/about-the-race.html
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Melia Haugen Ahrens
BK 5K Youth Fund
2001 Theurer Blvd.
Winona, MN 55987
USA: Minnesota: Winona School District, Lewiston-Altura School District, Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau School District, Cochrane-Fountain City School District