Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) - Women’s Fund
03/30/18 4:00 PM Receipt
Grants of $500 to $5,000 to Lower Eastern Shore, Maryland nonprofits, government agencies, and religious entities for programs and services that address the unmet needs of girls and women in Wicomico, Worcester and Somerset County. Priority will be made for first-time applicants and/or programs. Requests must articulate a direct and measurable benefit to the targeted population.
Funding is intended to increase the impact of local programs serving girls in foster care, mothers in crisis, young women seeking job-readiness or leadership skills, and others who need a hand-up to be stronger and more self-sufficient, and forces for positive change in the community.
GrantWatch ID#: 180000
Grants will be in the $500-$5,000 range. The grant award maximum is $5,000.
Applicants must be a 501c (3) nonprofit organization, a governmental entity or faith-based program providing non-sectarian programs in the Maryland counties of Wicomico, Worcester and Somerset.
Exclusions: Camperships and/or support for summer camps will not be eligible for consideration.
March 2018 Grant Writing Workshop: March 1st 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
1324 Belmont Avenue
Salisbury, MD 21804
Grant writing is a skill that must be developed. There is no magic bullet, but there are tips and tools that can help you to find the right potential sources and effectively approach them. This program will be a fantastic opportunity to hear from a grant writer and grant maker willing to share what they know about what works and what doesn’t and how you can increase your chances of success.
RSVP using the link in Contact Information below.
The 2018 deadline is March 30th at 4 pm and grants will be announced in early June 2018. Incomplete or late submissions will not be considered, regardless of postmark date.
For more on this fund, click on "View All Grants" here: https://cfesgrants.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx#4371597136646D517975544F5976596D4E73384E69673D3D
Nonprofit resources: https://www.cfes.org/nonprofits
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
RSVP to the grant workshop: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/march-2018-grant-writing-workshop-tickets-38436694187
Submit application to:
The Women’s Fund Grant Program at CFES
1324 Belmont Avenue Ste 401
Salisbury, Maryland 21804
For questions about this application, please contact Heather Mahler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
USA: Maryland: Wicomico, Worcester, and Somerset County