Ladies Benevolent Society - Advocates for Older Adults Grants

Grants to Oshkosh Area, Wisconsin Nonprofits
and Agencies to Improve the Lives of Seniors

GrantWatch ID#: 174946
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Oshkosh Area Community Foundation


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Grants of up to $5,000 to Oshkosh Area, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve the lives of individuals ages 55 and over. Projects should assist seniors in economic need and promote health and well-being for older individuals in Winnebago County. Larger grants may be awarded for capital projects.

Grants are up to $5,000, with occasional larger grants for capital projects.

To comply with IRS regulations and national standards set by the Council on Foundations, organizations eligible to receive grants from the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation and its affiliated foundations are those determined by the IRS to be public charities.

This encompasses most charitable, scientific, social service, educational, and religious organizations described in 501(c)(3) of the tax code, as well as government agencies.

Organizations that are not public charities may apply through a fiscal sponsor.

More information about eligibility may be found here:

Application Tips:

Grant applications are available online 1-2 months prior to the application deadline.

-Grant application deadline: November 1, 2016
-Grant decisions: December 2016

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply Online:

Amy Putzer

Oshkosh Area Community Foundation
230 Ohio Street, Suite 100
Oshkosh, WI 54902

Winnebago County

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USA: Wisconsin

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