Foundation / Corporation
Northshore Community Foundation (NCF) - Fund for Bogalusa
06/29/18 5:00 PM Receipt
Grants of up to $5,000 to Bogalusa Area, Louisiana nonprofit organizations to strengthen the local community through human services and economic development activities. Applications are invited from qualifying organizations that have planned their request with respect to the community’s greatest opportunities.
Grant applicants should keep in mind that priority is given to projects that:
-Build on the strengths and assets of individuals, organizations and institutions;
-Involve all relevant people in developing the proposed activities and performing the work for which funding is requested; and
-Address underlying causes, rather than treat symptoms, by seeking to change policies or institutional arrangements in order to strengthen the community.
The Fund provides grants in the following areas of interest:
A. Economic Development: The Fund supports programs designed to improve the economic strength of the Bogalusa community and of individuals in the community.
B. Human Services: Human problems are varied and complex; they affect every segment of the community. The Fund’s overriding concern, in this area, is to promote community responsibility for the unfulfilled human needs existing in the Bogalusa area and to enable individuals and communities to address those needs.
GrantWatch ID#: 178820
The maximum award available is $5,000.
In order to be eligible for a grant from the Fund for Bogalusa, the requesting organization must be recognized as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; and the program or project to be funded must be located in the Bogalusa area.
Deadlines for grant proposals are February 1 and July 1 of each year. Notification dates of May 1 and November 1.
Grant requests should be received by 5:00 PM on the deadline date. If the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, requests are due on the weekday immediately preceding that weekend or holiday.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Susan Bonnet Bourgeois, President/CEO
The Fund for Bogalusa
Northshore Community Foundation
807 North Columbia Street
Covington, Louisiana 70433
USA: Louisiana: Bogalusa Area