Foundation / Corporation
Eau Claire Community Foundation (ECCF)
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Grants to Eau Claire area, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government entities, and religious organizations for programs that address the needs of the local community. Funding is intended for programs in the following focus areas: arts and culture; education; environment, recreation, and animals; and social services, accessibility needs and the needs of the elderly. Funding is intended to support projects that address community needs and enrich the Eau Claire area now and for generations to come. Preference will be given to requests that demonstrate the most urgent and immediate need for funding.
Applications are accepted for two types of grants:
The Foundation awards grants to organizations whose programs address needs in the following areas:
The Foundation favors innovative proposals that:
The ECCF will consider funding start-up costs directly related to the grant proposal, such as paying staff for extra hours required to implement a program or training expenses related to grant-funded asset purchases. Grants shall be awarded for current expenditures.
The Eau Claire Community Foundation holds several Field of Interest Funds. In many cases, grant requests that match a Field of Interest Fund's purpose will be given extra consideration. For a list of funds, see: http://eccfwi.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Field-of-Interest-Funds-for-Grant-Applicants.pdf#page=1
GrantWatch ID#: 165552
Grants are made for one year only. Due to limited financial resources, the ECCF prefers not to grant funds to any organization in frequent succession.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online Application Portal:
RSVP to Information Sessions and direct questions to:
Rebecca White Body, ECCF Program Specialist
Eau Claire Community Foundation
306 S. Barstow Suite 104
Eau Claire, WI 54701
USA: Wisconsin: The greater Eau Claire area
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