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Women’s Giving Fund (WGF) Grant

Grant to a Utah Nonprofit for a Project
that Benefits Local Women and Children

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Park City Community Foundation (PCCF)

Conf. Date:

01/08/21

Deadline Date:

02/05/21

Description:

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Grant of approximately $40,000 to a Utah nonprofit organization for a project that will benefit women and children in eligible communities. The successful project will be one that has a high impact on the community, addresses a root issue, and changes the lives of local women and children in need. Eligible projects are those that benefit residents of Summit County.

The mission of the Community Foundation’s Park City Women’s Giving Fund is Park City women supporting other Summit County women and children in need through endowed, high impact philanthropy. Women’s Giving Fund will use earned income from the Women’s Giving Fund endowment to fund an annual high impact grant that supports women and/or children in need in Summit County, Utah. A high impact project is one that can provide measurable outcomes that are transformative in the way they change lives, alter a community, or address a root issue, rather than acting as a temporary solution. Impact may vary based on a nonprofit’s size. Collaboration within the community is encouraged.

Grants may support program/project costs, capital projects and equipment, consulting services, matching funds, technical assistance, and joint requests from multiple applicants (collaborations).

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Demonstrate need with relevant data and facts
  • Demonstrate attainable goals and objectives, which include a timeline for implementation
  • Demonstrate an ability to measure and evaluate the program/project and communicate its outcomes to the Women’s - Giving Fund membership if awarded the grant
  • Demonstrate commitment to diversity, equity & inclusion.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 155044

Number of Grants:

The foundation expects to make one Women’s Giving Fund grant in 2021.

Estimated Size of Grant:

The 2021 Women’s Giving Fund Grant award amount will be approximately $40,000.

Term of Contract:

Funding can be awarded in one year, but disbursed over 1-3 years depending on outcomes achieved. Funds must be used within 3 years of receiving the grant.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Qualify as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
- Serve women and/or children of Summit County

Applicants without 501(c)(3) status, but which have applied to the IRS for such status, may apply. In this case, a receipt letter from the IRS of application is required at time of application to Park City Community Foundation. Applicants without 501(c)(3) status, but which are operating under an organization qualified as a 501(c)(3) organization, may apply separately if they have their own advisory board and have the written consent of the qualified organization. In that case, the application must contain a letter of agreement between the two organizations, which sets forth the responsibilities of each organization.

Grants will not be awarded for debt reductions or retiring past operating deficits; sponsorships, dinners, or one-time events; unrestricted or general operating support; fellowships or other grants to individuals; litigation; political or marketing campaigns; endowment funds; graduate and post-graduate research; or for purposes that further political or religious doctrine.

Pre-Application Information:

Grant Process and Timeline 2021:
- January 4: Applications open
- January 8: Q&A opportunity for prospective applicants.
- February 5: Application deadline
- March 17: Semifinalists selected
- March 30-31: Semifinalist presentations to grant committee (via Zoom)
- April 14: Finalists selected. Video production process begins.
- June 6: Finalist Q&A opportunity for Women’s Giving Fund members to learn more about the three finalists. (via Zoom. Link to be published)
- June 6-25: Women’s Giving Fund member voting
- July 6: Grant Award Celebration
- January 2022: Six-month site visit to grantee
- July 2022: Brief presentation by 2021 grantee at Grant Award Presentation event

One grantee will be chosen per year. A recipient cannot reapply as the primary grantee for three years after the year they received the grant. Finalist applications will be posted on the website for all members to access.

Grant Guidelines: https://parkcitycf.org/for-nonprofits/apply-for-a-grant/apply-to-the-womens-giving-fund/womens-giving-fund-grant-guidelines/
FAQs: https://parkcitycf.org/for-nonprofits/apply-for-a-grant/apply-to-the-womens-giving-fund/wgfgrantsfaq/
Women's Giving Fund: https://parkcitycf.org/how-we-work/growing-community-initiatives/womens-giving-fund/

Contact Information:

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

Apply online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=parkcitycf

Grant Manager
Rachel Pittard
rachel@parkcitycf.org

Park City Community Foundation
Visit: 1918 Prospector Avenue, Park City, UT 84060
Mail: P.O. Box 681499, Park City, UT 84068
Phone: 435-731-4250
Fax: 435-214-7489

Contact: https://parkcitycf.org/about-us/contact/

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Utah: Summit County

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