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2017 Speedway Children's Charities (SCC) Kentucky Chapter Grant

Grants to Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana
Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Children

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Speedway Children's Charities (SCC) Kentucky Chapter

Deadline Date:

08/31/17 Postmarked


Request a Grant Writer

Grants of up to $10,000 to Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that help children in need. Requests will be considered for services that meet the educational, social, financial, or medical needs of children within the funding source’s service area.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 175019

Estimated Size of Grant:

The grant amount requested must be $10,000 or less.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To apply for a grant, an applicant organization must meet the following requirements:

-Organization must be an existing 501(c)(3) nonprofit entity whose primary focus is children

-Organization must be located in and serve children in one of the following geographical areas: Commonwealth of Kentucky; Butler, Clermont or Hamilton Counties in Ohio; Clark, Dearborn, Decatur, Franklin, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Ripley, Scott or Switzerland Counties in Indiana

-Organization must keep all funds within the service area identified above

Ineligible categories for funding:
-Organizations that deny service to a potential client or beneficiary on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age or national origin
-Start-up organizations with less than one (1) calendar year of operation under your 501(c)(3) status
-Individual schools in public school systems, other than efforts to benefit system-wide programs and initiatives
-Religious organizations, unless they are engaged in a significant project that is nonsectarian and benefits a broad base in the community
-Capital funding campaigns
-Construction of buildings, remodeling projects, repairs, maintenance or pest control
-Vehicle purchases, insurance or maintenance
-Development or production of books, films, videos or television programs
-Sponsorship for conferences, events, fundraisers, etc.
-Scholarship programs
-Salaries, consulting fees, insurance, hiring, training, etc.
-General operating expenses (e.g., purchase of general office supplies, postage, travel, auditing fees, licensing fees, rental fees, electronic devices for general office use, etc.)

Pre-Application Information:

The application must be postmarked on or before Thursday, August 31, 2017.

The Kentucky Chapter Board of Trustees will meet in early November to make final decisions on the awarding of grants. Following that meeting, you will be notified in writing whether or not your charity will receive funding. Grant checks will be distributed by SCC in early December.

Contact Information:

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

Dayna Winslette, Director of Kentucky Chapter

Speedway Children’s Charities
Attn: Dayna Winslette
1 Speedway Drive
Sparta, KY 41086

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Indiana: Clark, Dearborn, Decatur, Franklin, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Ripley, Scott, and Switzerland Counties;   Kentucky;   Ohio: Butler, Clermont, and Hamilton Counties