Foundation / Corporation
United Way of Southwest Minnesota (UWSWMN)
01/31/20 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $5,000 to Southwest Minnesota nonprofit organizations, public schools, and units of government in eligible areas for new programs, initiatives, and projects that address at least one of the following priorities: health, education, financial stability, hunger, and safety and wellbeing.
Community Impact Priorities:
- Health: Increase healthy behaviors and wellness
- Education: Improve life-long learning and development
- Financial Stability: Improve financial stability and independence
- Hunger: Increase food access, nutritional awareness, and outreach
- Safety and Well-Being: Increase access to services focused on safety and well-being
For more details about the Community Impact Priorities, see the Supporting Documents field below.
Services must be provided to people living within the UWSWMN service area. This includes the communities in Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Yellow Medicine and portions of Cottonwood, Lac qui Parle, Nobles and/or Redwood counties of Minnesota.
UWSWMN Small Grant Program can be used for new projects such as:
- Program work including planning, training and/or development.
- Organizational capacity building including strategic planning, governance and other types of organizational planning and/or development activities.
- Community and/or human service work that includes volunteer participation.
- Emerging or unmet needs and/or to support innovative solutions to local issues.
GrantWatch ID#: 174741
One-time grants of up to $5,000
The funding is to be used during the fiscal year (July 1 through June 30).
Funded activities shall commence in a timely manner and expenditures shall cease within one year after receipt of the grant unless an extension is granted by UWSWMN. Funds not expended shall be returned to UWSWMN.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Click here to apply online: https://unitedwayswmn.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx#4371597136646D517975544F5976596D4E73384E69673D3D
United Way of Southwest Minnesota
800 E Main St
PO Box 41
Marshall, MN 56258
United Way of Southwest Minnesota Coverage Map: https://www.unitedwayswmn.org/sites/unitedwayswmn.org/files/Policy-ServiceArea2017.pdf
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