Young Women's Christian Organization (YWCO) Fund

Grants to Baton Rouge Area, Louisiana Nonprofits
to Improve the Lives of Women and Girls

GrantWatch ID#: 171694
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Baton Rouge Area Foundation - Young Women’s Christian Organization (YWCO) Fund


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Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to Baton Rouge area, Louisiana nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of local women and girls. Funding will be provided for women-centered programs focusing on the areas of arts and humanities, community development, education, environment, human services, and healthcare.

Grant funds may be used to support: new, creative, or beneficial programs; capital fund grants for new construction or major renovations; seed money grants to help start a new organization which responds to an important opportunity in the community; bridge grants to sustain good organizations experiencing financial hardship; and operating expenses to sustain organizations pursuing asset-based community development.

$1,000 - $4,000

The Fund will support nonprofit organizations in the City of Baton Rouge.

The 2017 Application Deadlines are February 1 and September 1. Notification dates are May 1 and November 1.

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Lois Smyth

Mukul Verma

Baton Rouge Area Foundation
100 North Street, Suite 900
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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USA: Louisiana: Baton Rouge Area

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