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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Public Schools
to Address Community Needs in Eligible Locations

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Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley (CFMV)

Deadline Date:

10/01/21 11:59 PM

Description:

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Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to assist local residents in eligible locations. Funding may be requested for operating support, programming, and capital projects. Eligible programs and projects must address the needs of residents in the Mahoning Valley.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179324

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations eligible to receive grants from the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley are those determined by the IRS to be public charities. This encompasses most charitable, scientific, social service, educational, and religious organizations described in section 501(c)(3) of the tax code, as well as government entities and public schools.

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

Requests from individuals and fro activities to influence election campaigns are not eligible while requests for retroactive funding for projects that have been completed or will be completed prior to the grant award date are typically not supported.

Pre-Application Information:

2021 Application Deadlines: April 19, July 1, October 1. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m.

While the Foundation does not prohibit reapplying in a set period of time, multiple, frequent requests from an organization are not encouraged.

Grant Portal Overview: https://vimeo.com/user38479606/review/218825690/21ea160857

Contact Information:

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

Apply Online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=cfmv

For questions, contact Casey Krell, Director of Supporting Organizations and Donor Services: ckrell@cfmv.org

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley
201 E Commerce St., Suite 150 - Youngstown, OH 44503 • P: 330.743.5555 • F: 330.743.1802

147 W. Market St. - Warren, OH 44481 • P: 330.469.6832 • F: 330.394.5601

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