Foundation / Corporation
The Portland Foundation
06/01/19 5:00 PM EST
Grants to Jay County, Indiana nonprofit organizations, governmental, religious, and educational institutions for charitable projects. Funding is available for start-up costs for new programs, one-time program needs, and capital projects.
The Funding Source has previously made contributions to the Jay County community in the following categories: Arts and Culture, Community Development, Education, Health and Human Services, and Youth.
Previously funded projects include: Summer Adventures in Learning Program, Boomer Sports Program, Senior Expo, After-School Robotics Program, Educational Field Days for elementary school children, Special Olympics, and Health Education programs.
GrantWatch ID#: 178048
Grants are one year in duration.
Grants must be awarded to eligible organizations including 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, congregations, governmental, and educational institutions for projects. If the organization conducting the project is not an eligible organization, a grant can be applied for under the fiscal sponsorship of an eligible organization.
The Foundation makes grants to tax-exempt (501)(c) organizations operating or proposing to operate programs for the benefit of Jay County residents.
Generally, the Foundation does not support:
- Individuals, other than scholarships
- Religious or sectarian purposes
- Make-up of operating deficits, post-event or after-the-fact situations
- Endowment campaigns
- Propaganda, political or otherwise, attempting to influence legislation or intervene in any political affairs or campaigns.
2019 Summer Grants Due no later than 5:00 pm on 6/1/19.
Applications for this grant program are only accepted online.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application: https://portlandfoundationgrants.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx
Contact the Foundation office at (260) 726-4260 if you have any questions or need assistance with your application.
107 S Meridian Street
Portland, IN 47371
Phone: (260) 726-4260
Fax: (260) 726-4273
USA: Indiana: Jay County