Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation of Central Electric Cooperative
Grants to Oklahoma nonprofit organizations to meet local community needs, and to individuals in need of financial assistance. Applications must be submitted by organizations and individuals within the funding source’s service area. Funding categories include disaster relief, health care, education, and personal needs.
Funding is available in each category. Examples include:
-Disaster Relief: Home or property destroyed or damaged by tornado, fire or flood
-Education: School programs, projects, equipment, building construction, renovations projects
-Health Care: Ambulance services, hospice programs, and construction and renovation of medical facilities
-Personal Needs: Projects of individuals that do not fit into one of the aforementioned categories. Projects may include requesting assistance for food, clothing or other necessities.
GrantWatch ID#: 180480
Individuals can receive a maximum of $500 under the category of personal needs and $2,500 in a year.
Organizations can receive a maximum of $10,000 in a year.
Giving is limited to individuals and organizations in Central’s service area: http://www.crec.coop/Community/Where-we-serve.aspx
Central serves seven counties in central Oklahoma including Garfield, Lincoln, Logan, Oklahoma, Noble, Payne and Pawnee. Central has made it a mission to improve the quality of life of those living in the communities in its service area. These communities include: Agra, Arcadia, Carney, Chandler, Coyle, Crescent, Cushing, Davenport, Glencoe, Guthrie, Jones, Langston, Luther, Mulhall, Orlando, Perkins, Perry, Ripley, Stillwater, Stroud, Tryon, and Wellston.
Funds will not be used to pay electric bills, nor will they be used for political purposes.
The board of directors meet bimonthly to review grant applications. Meetings are held in February, April, June, August, October and December.
Applications are due by the 15th of the month prior to the board meeting.
Applicants will receive written notification of the board's decision following the meeting.
Applicants must use the appropriate application form:
-Disaster Relief Application
-Personal Application (for individuals)
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Angela Rigdon, Advantage Representative
P: (405) 533.4183
F: (405) 372.8559
Central Electric Cooperative
P.O. Box 1809
3305 S. Boomer Rd.
Stillwater, OK 74076
USA: Oklahoma: Agra, Arcadia, Carney, Chandler, Coyle, Crescent, Cushing, Davenport, Glencoe, Guthrie, Jones, Langston, Luther, Mulhall, Orlando, Perkins, Perry, Ripley, Stillwater, Stroud, Tryon, and Wellston