Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation of the Great River Bend (CFGRB) - Community Foundation of Van Buren County
Grants of up to $5,000 to Van Buren County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for a wide range of community programs in the areas of arts and culture, human services, health, community betterment, and historic preservation. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in the area.
GrantWatch ID#: 168100
Grants are generally available up to $5,000, subject to number of grant requests funded and availability of funds. Extraordinary amounts may be given if an exceptional need is seen by the Foundation.
The Foundation will rarely award multi-year grants.
The Foundation generally makes grants only to nonprofit organizations with 501(c)(3) status and qualified governmental agencies.
Grants are not awarded in the following areas: deficit financing, grants to individuals, to religious or political organizations that promote a particular doctrine, and other organizations/individuals that the community foundation is not authorized to fund under IRS Code 501(c)(3).
Grants will generally not be awarded to organizations for annual fund raising/operational funds, organizational endowment funds, or organizations that have applied and received funding in the current year for the same project.
Grant applications will be accepted from January 1, 2018 through March 15, 2018.
Application instructions may be found here: http://www.foundant.com/for-applicants.php
A video tutorial for completing the application may be found here: http://www.foundant.com/applicant-tutorial.php
Grants will generally require at least a 50% match with a minimum 25% cash match to be considered.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Common/LogOn.aspx?eqs=fiaADTHDZeaOFt8icG6ye8evkqe_9vXg0
1-844-550-4100 toll free
USA: Iowa: Van Buren County