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Lancaster County Community Foundation Grant

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Congregations, Schools, and
Agencies in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Foundation For The Carolinas (FFTC) - Lancaster County Community Foundation

Deadline Date:

06/11/21 12:00 PM

Description:

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Grants of up to $3,500 to South Carolina nonprofit organizations, educational and governmental institutions, and congregations in eligible areas for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support programs in the focus areas of arts and culture, K-12 education, higher education, workforce development, health, mental health, housing, environment, and human services. Eligible programs benefit communities in Lancaster County.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 161999

Estimated Size of Grant:

Anticipated award range of $1,000-$3,500 per grant

Term of Contract:

Grants are one year in duration.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants must be awarded to eligible organizations including 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, congregations, governmental and educational institutions for projects that will serve the residents of Lancaster County, SC. If the organization conducting the project is not an eligible organization, a grant can be applied for under the fiscal sponsorship of an eligible organization.

The following areas do not fall within Lancaster County Community Foundation’s current funding priorities:
- Capital campaign requests
- Debt retirement/deficit funding or expenses incurred prior to grant award decisions
- Direct support of individuals (e.g. scholarships, hardship)
- Endowment funds
- Travel and conferences
- Publication of books
- Projects that are typically the funding responsibility of federal, state, or local government
- Sponsorships or fundraisers

Ineligible for funding:
- Projects that promote political or religious views
- Political or lobbying activities

Pre-Application Information:

Application Timeline:
- Begin accepting applications: May 17, 2021
- Deadline for applications: Friday, June 11, 2021, 12:00 Noon
- Award & decline notifications: August 2021

For guidelines, click "Lancaster County" on the portal drop-down menu.

Additional information: https://www.fftc.org/grants

FAQs: https://www.fftc.org/grants_faqs

Contact Information:

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

Online application and additional information: https://fftcgrants.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

Direct questions to Alex Wiltberger at awiltberger@fftc.org.

Funding or Pin Number:

Fund ID 6173

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: South Carolina: Lancaster County

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