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Smith County Action Fund

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools,
and Churches for Local Community Needs

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Smith County Community Foundation (SCCF)

Deadline Date:

04/15/20 11:59 PM CST

Description:

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Grants to Kansas nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, and churches in eligible locations to improve the quality of life in the local community. Funding is intended to support charitable projects that address the present and future needs of the community. The applications are open to a variety of issues and target populations. Grants will be limited to projects within Smith County.

Funding will be considered for:

  • Project or program support- supports specific projects or programs that are often linked to an organization’s service
  • Operating or general support—supports the work of an organization from administrative expenses to program costs
  • Endowments—a permanent gift to be invested to provide income for continued support for an organization
  • Seed money—to establish or initiate a new project, program or organization. Seed money can cover salaries and other operating expenses of a new project (also known as start up funds).
  • Capacity building—activities that strengthen an organization and help it fulfill its mission either through staff and equipment, new building or renovation, publications, training and convening.
  • Capital—supports construction or renovation of a facility

The Foundation also considers grants that support a variety of funding opportunities including but not limited to projects or programs that support:

  • Arts
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Environment/Beautification
  • Health
  • Human Services
  • Recreation
  • Spirituality
  • Technology
  • Youth

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 155564

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Community Foundation will consider grant requests from all 501(c)(3) charitable organizations, government/public entities, educational institutions, and churches.

Other organizations such as for-profit entities, volunteer groups, and individuals will only be considered if the request is for a charitable community grant. The Foundation encourages all other organizations to find a non-profit fiscal partner. If that is not possible, applicants will need to practice expenditure responsibility including submitting receipts.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications Open: February 15
Applications Due: April 15, 11:59 PM CST
Grant checks will be mailed 6-8 weeks after the grant application deadline. Grants will not be awarded to projects that occur within the 6-8 weeks following the application deadline. Applicants will be notified via email of approval or denial for funding.

Grant guidelines: http://smithcountycommunityfoundation.org/grant-guidelines/
Application information: http://smithcountycommunityfoundation.org/search-apply-for-a-grant/
FAQs: http://smithcountycommunityfoundation.org/grants-faqs
Registration tutorial video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etScRJXC2bE
Application tutorial: https://www.grantwatch.com/post-a-grant.php?saved=1&gid=155564

Contact Information:

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

Application: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=gscf

(785) 476-7538
smithcounty@gscf.org

219 S. Main
P.O. Box 116
Smith Center, KS 66967

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USA: Kansas: Smith County

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