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Myra Kraft Community MVP Award

Awards to USA Individuals in New England States to
Recognize Outstanding Volunteer Service to a Local Nonprofit

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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New England Patriots Foundation

Deadline Date:

04/30/21

Description:

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Awards to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont individuals to recognize outstanding volunteer service to a nonprofit. Grant funds will be donated to nonprofit organizations where selected nominees volunteer. Volunteers will be recognized for their dedication, leadership, and commitment to community improving their communities through volunteering. The strongest consideration will be given to nominees who are hands-on volunteers and do not receive any compensation for their efforts.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180351

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$275,000

Number of Grants:

Through this program, 26 volunteers will be recognized for their community service.

Estimated Size of Grant:

Twenty-five volunteers will be presented with grants of $10,000 for their respective nonprofits. There will also be one grand-prize winning honoree receiving a surprise $25,000 grant.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Patriots Foundation is encouraging all New England-based nonprofit organizations to nominate an individual for this year's awards.

New England residents who are 13 years of age or older and provide volunteer services for 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations are eligible for nomination. Only one nominee will be considered from each organization.

Pre-Application Information:

Completed applications must be submitted by Friday, April 30.

Contact Information:

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

Application: https://www.patriots.com/community/community_mvp_form

Applications may also be submitted via email to charitableevents@patriots.com.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Connecticut;   Maine;   Massachusetts;   New Hampshire;   Rhode Island;   Vermont

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