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Eastern Connecticut Savings Bank (ECSB) Foundation Grant

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits to Enhance
the Quality of Life for Local Residents

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Eastern Connecticut Savings Bank (ECSB) Foundation

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Grants of up to $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and units of government in eligible counties for programs and projects that enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support charitable, educational, scientific, and literary initiatives. Eligible applicants serve eastern Connecticut (New London and Windham Counties).

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 161586

Estimated Size of Grant:

Award amounts: Minimum $500 – Maximum $5,000

Term of Contract:

Organizations are funded on a year-to-year basis; multi-year program commitments are not made.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- Non-profit organizations exempt from federal income tax per Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or other acceptable 501(c) status and governmental units referred to in Section 170(c)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code.
- Organizations that serve Connecticut residents of New London and Windham Counties.
- Grants must be used for a specific program or project and may not be used for general operating expenses of any organization.
- Religious institutions are not eligible, except for non-sectarian activities that benefit the community at-large.
- Endowment funds are not eligible.
- Individuals are not eligible.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications will be accepted from November 1st through March 31st of each year.

Awards are distributed in June of each year.

Contact Information:

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

Please send your completed application package to:
Eastern CT Savings Bank Foundation, Inc.
P. O. Box 709
Norwich, CT 06360

For questions regarding the application process, please contact:
Tina Schmitt
257 Main St.
P.O. Box 709
Norwich, CT 06360
Phone: (860) 425-0145
Fax (860) 859-4489

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USA: Connecticut: New London and Windham Counties

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