Foundation / Corporation
Orange County Rural Electric Community Fund
Grants of up to $2,500 and grants up to $10,000 to Indiana individuals, families, organizations, and groups in eligible counties for programs that provide local communities with their basic needs. Eligible counties include Orange, Washington, Crawford, Martin, and Lawrence. Funding is intended for community services such as healthcare, food, clothing, and shelter. Generally, funds will be provided to meet the needs of applicants that are not being met through other sources.
GrantWatch ID#: 175559
Individuals and families: Up to $2,500
Groups and organizations: Up to $10,000
Under extenuating circumstances, additional funding may be available to individuals, families, groups, or organizations if approved by all of the Trustees who are responsible for administering the Fund.
Organizations and individuals will have one year to fulfill the requirements for the grant awarded.
Any individual, family, group, or organization located within the Organization's Orange County service area is eligible to apply for funds.
The following will not be eligible for funding:
- Candidates for political office, political parties, or any political purpose
- Activities or requests that lack solid community support
- Payment of utility bills
- Labor charges
- Distributed to individuals, churches, or groups of one specific religious denomination
Upcoming Application Deadlines:
-Feb. 23, 2018
-July 9, 2018
-Nov. 12, 2018
Board of Trustees' Meetings:
-March 12, 2018
-July 9, 2018
-November 12, 2018
Applications are available at Orange County REMC. Applications may be picked up at the REMC or will be mailed upon request. Applications may be submitted by delivery or mail to the REMC at any time before the deadline dates. The Board of Trustees will notify applicants within thirty days following action.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Mail or Deliver the Application, Copies, and Support Materials to:
Orange County Rural Electric Community Fund, Inc.
Attention: Stacy Slaten
PO Box 208
Orleans, IN 47452
Questions regarding completion of the application should be directed to the REMC at:
(812) 865-2229 locally
(888) 337-5900 toll free
Matt Deaton, General Manager/CEO
Map of Orange County REMC: http://www.arcgis.com/apps/View/index.html?appid=ec004354706f48988ad19d82268f0a75
USA: Indiana: The REMC’s service area includes Orange, Washington, Crawford, Martin, and Lawrence counties.