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Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Organizations
in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit Local Women and Girls

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Benton Community Foundation

Deadline Date:

10/16/20 5:00 PM EST

Description:

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Grants of up to $5,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, government entities, and educational organizations in eligible areas for programs and projects that strengthen the local community and empower women. Priority funding is intended to support proposals that improve the well-being and health of girls and women in Benton County.

Preference is given to programs that:

  • Reach as many people as possible
  • Serve Benton County residents
  • Are run by a collaboration of non-profit organizations
  • Have multiple sources of funding for the project

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 154904

Estimated Size of Grant:

The top grant award could be up to $5,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are awarded to organizations serving local women and girls. Types of applicant organization include 501(c)3, government, and education.

Benton Community Foundation grant programs generally do not fund:
- Ongoing operating expenses
- Individuals
- Special events such as parades, festivals and sporting events
- Debt or deficit reduction

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for submissions is 5:00 PM on Friday, October 16, 2020.

Grant recipients will be notified in November.

Recipients are required to attend the Cookie Jar Soiree on April 29th to share with Cookie Jar members.

The Cookie Jar: https://www.bentoncf.org/the-cookie-jar

Contact Information:

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

Documents may be submitted to the Foundation:

By Mail:
PO Box 351
Fowler, IN 47944

Hand Delivered:
Demeter Building
98 S. 100 E., Fowler

Electronically:
andrea@bentoncf.org

Direct questions to Andrea Bowman, Executive Director, at the email address above, or call 765.884.8022.

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USA: Indiana: Benton County

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