Foundation / Corporation
Chautauqua Region Community Foundation
Grants of up to $10,000 to Southern Chautauqua County, New York nonprofit and faith-based organizations to provide a wide variety of community needs and charitable projects. Funding is intended for projects that improve the local quality of life and demonstrate a direct benefit to the Southern Chautauqua Region.
GrantWatch ID#: 172638
The majority of awards are in the $2,000 to $5,000 range – maximum funding request is $10,000.
Any 501(c)(3) organization serving the Chautauqua County region in New York. Churches or organizations with a religious affiliation may also apply.
Projects must demonstrate a definite benefit to the Southern Chautauqua Region. (Please note this excludes the Fredonia/Dunkirk area.)
Grants are not made for political purposes, to retire indebtedness of an organization, or for religious activities.
The Chautauqua Region Community Foundation accepts Community Service Fund Grant applications three times annually (12/1, 4/1, 7/1). The Grants Committee will interview applicants shortly after the deadlines. The Grants Committee presents a recommendation on all completed applications to the Board of Directors within three months of submission.
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USA: New York: Southern Chautauqua County