Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Golf Fore Kids Grant

Grants to Story County, Iowa Organizations
for Programs that Benefit Local Children

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

United Way of Story County (UWSC)

Deadline Date:

08/16/19 4:30 PM

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants of up to $3,000 to Story County, Iowa organizations to support programs and initiatives that impact the lives of local children. Proposals must address one of the following areas: education, financial stability, or health. Funds may be requested for unanticipated, emergency, and underfunded needs.

Proposals may address the expansion of programs and initiatives that are already supported by the funding UWSC (through the ASSET process or grants process) or they may address programs and initiatives not currently funded by UWSC.

More about UWSC's community impact areas:

Grants shall be made for programs that further the mission of UWSC, and programs that meet needs identified as top priorities in the most recent community needs assessment shall be given special consideration.  Referrals of unfunded or underfunded needs from the most recent ASSET funding cycle shall be given consideration when making grants.  However, other factors shall also be considered in the decision-making process.  

The Golf Fore Kids grant will fund human services programs only.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 159790

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $3,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Agencies submitting proposals may or may not be partner agencies of UWSC.

Agencies that are not UWSC partners must provide their IRS Determination Letter with applicable Internal Revenue Code (such as 501 (c) 3, 170 (c) (1), etc.)

Limitations:
- Capital expenses will generally not be funded (such as computers or other technology hardware) unless the applicant is able to demonstrate that it is essential to the implementation of the program.
- Expenses not critical to the implementation of the program will not usually be considered (such as T-shirts for events or prizes).
- Organizations should not rely on funding annually through the grants program to meet ongoing general program expenses (such as staff salaries).
- Endowments will not be funded.
- Proposals for capital expenditures will not be considered.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for proposals is Friday, August 16, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

Announcement of the programs and initiatives to be funded will be made no later than Friday, October 4, 2019.

Proposals that incorporate matching funds or community resources are encouraged.

More about ASSET Funding: http://www.uwstory.org/united-way-funding-asset-funding

Contact Information:

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

Proposals should be e-mailed to unitedway@uwstory.org.

Jean Kresse, President and CEO
jkresse@uwstory.org
515-268-5142
jkresse@uwstory.org

United Way of Story County
315 Clark Ave.
Ames, IA 50010
515-268-5142
515-268-5142
unitedway@uwstory.org

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Iowa: Story County

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training in Eli...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in eligible counties, with priority given to low- to moderate-income populations. Applicants in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska,

GrantWatch ID#: 130602

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Matching Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Midwest for Improvements to Baseball a...

Deadline 10/01/21

Matching grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government units operating youth baseball or softball programs in eligible midwest states for facility improvements. Funding is intended for major field renovations that may include enhancements of elem

GrantWatch ID#: 132521

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Public Institutions in Eligible Regions to Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations and public institutions in eligible regions to benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support programs in the following areas of focus: health, wellness, human services, education, community development, environment, diver

GrantWatch ID#: 132658

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Benefit Families, Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, and agencies for initiatives to benefit families, children, and communities. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include equitable communi

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Donations and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits that Focus on Arts, Education, and Literacy

Deadline Ongoing

Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organizations

GrantWatch ID#: 134869