Foundation / Corporation
Polk County Community Foundation
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Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and local government agencies for projects and programs that benefit communities in eligible locations. Funding is intended for activities that meet the evolving needs of the community and improve the quality of life for the residents of Polk County.
Unrestricted grants are awarded to fund a variety of projects of value to the community. Many Polk County organizations are eligible for grants to support capital expenses. Unrestricted grants fund clearly defined projects and programs that contribute to the community in a meaningful way. The committee enjoys learning more about the ways organizations use their unique expertise to serve the community with beneficial programs and projects. Grant proposals are accepted from Polk County nonprofits and local governmental agencies who share the Foundation’s goal of improving the quality of life for all in the local community.
Unrestricted Funds allow the Board of Directors the freedom to develop grantmaking programs and award grants to address the needs of the community as they change over time.
GrantWatch ID#: 159147
Grant funds must be spent within 12 months of the time of the award notification. Applicants may request a longer grant period by indicating the need for an extension of time on the cover page of the application. Community events must occur six months or more after the application deadline to be eligible for funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit applications to:
Polk County Community Foundation
255 South Trade Street
Tryon, NC 28782
To submit applications early, there is a drop slot in the entrance door available for your convenience.
Direct questions to Director of Grants, Noah Wood, at email@example.com, or call 828-859-5314.
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