Foundation / Corporation
Yakima Valley Community Foundation (YVCF)
Grants of up to $25,000 to Washington nonprofit organizations, schools, government entities, and tribes for programs to benefit the residents of Kittitas County, Yakima County, or the Yakama Nation. Funding is intended for programs supporting education, health and wellness, basic needs, cohesive communities, environment, and arts, music, and culture.
Annual Grant funding areas:
- Basic Needs: To assist in providing those fundamental requirements that serve as a foundation for survival, including shelter, food and clothing and related efforts of support on the path to self- sufficiency.
- Education: To provide a continuum of support resulting in increased educational attainment and to close the opportunity gap for students.
- Health and Wellness: To provide health care to the disadvantaged and activities that promote improved health in the community are part of our legacy and a priority in the Foundation’s community investment strategies.
- Cohesive Communities: To support efforts that build community cohesion including a strong and vibrant non-profit sector and economic development.
- Arts, Music, and Culture: To create a thriving community where groups and individuals express themselves and capture the imagination. Priority will be given for those applications that demonstrate a strategic relationship with one or more of the Foundation’s other program areas.
- Environment: Grants may be related to safeguarding and improving the environment of Yakima County including air and water quality issues.
More information about these funding areas can be seen at: http://www.yakimavalleycf.org/bPartnerbWithUs/OurNonprofitPartners/ForGrantApplicants/GuidelinesandApplications.aspx
An applicant may request funds for operational support. Operational support cannot exceed 25% of the operating budget of the applicant.
GrantWatch ID#: 166207
Organizations may apply for up to $25,000.
Funding is provided for one year.
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Yakima Valley Community Foundation
111 University Parkway, Suite 102
Yakima, WA 98901
USA: Washington: Yakima County, Kittitas County, and Yakama Nation area
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