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Community Impact Grant

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits to Enhance
the Quality of Life in Eligible Locations

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Heartland United Way

Deadline Date:

02/28/21

Description:

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Grants of up to $1,500 to Nebraska nonprofit organizations for creative initiatives that address education, access to health, and financial stability in eligible locations. Funding is intended for innovative projects that improve people's lives and change community conditions. Eligible activities and programs benefit Hamilton, Howard, and Merrick counties, or the rural communities in Hall County.

Preference for funding will be given to organizations that provide programs or services that align with one of the following areas:

  • Education: Improve opportunities for youth to be prepared for and successful in school
  • Income: Provide programs and supportive assistance to low-income families who are financially unstable
  • Health: Help feed people facing food insecurity and to increase the number of people who are healthy and avoiding risky behavior.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 165440

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$30,000

Estimated Size of Grant:

The maximum grant awarded will be $1,500.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Local nonprofit organizations may apply for grants. The nonprofit must be located and providing programs in Hamilton, Howard, Merrick counties, or in the rural communities in Hall County.

Applications will not be accepted for capital expenditures, buildings, youth sports, fire departments, or churches.

Pre-Application Information:

Grant Time Line:
- Application Open: February 1, 2021
- Applications Due: February 28, 2021
- Review and Evaluation: March 1 - 12, 2021
- Grant Awarded: April 2021

Contact Information:

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

Please return the application to stephanie@heartlandunitedway.org

Mail:
Heartland United Way
1441 N Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68803

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Nebraska: Hall, Hamilton, Howard or Merrick counties

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