The Gheens Foundation Grant

Grant to Kentucky and Louisiana Nonprofits and
School Districts for Community Needs and Education

GrantWatch ID#: 180495
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

The Gheens Foundation

11/16/17 5:00 PM

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Grants to Kentucky and Louisiana nonprofit organizations and school districts to meet community needs and enhance education. Applications are primarily considered for programs serving Metropolitan Louisville Area, Kentucky; and Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes, Louisiana.

Applications are considered for worthy causes of all kinds. Public education and social services will receive emphasis. Care is exercised to balance the needs of today with anticipated needs of tomorrow.

Funding may be made currently or over a period of years, always stressing creative solutions for current problems.

Only eligible 501(c)(3) organizations and public school districts may apply.

Grants are only awarded to nonprofit organizations whose missions impact the greater Louisville metro area and Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes in Louisiana, the home communities of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Gheens.

In some instances, nonprofit organizations which operate outside Louisville but in Kentucky are considered for funding.

The Foundation does not give grants to individuals.

Deadlines are 5:00 PM on:
-Thursday, February 16, 2017
-Thursday, May 18, 2017
-Thursday, August 17, 2017
-Thursday, November 16, 2017

More information about the Foundation may be found here:

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

Apply Online:

Kathy Knotts
(502) 584-4650

The Greens Foundation
401 West Main Street, Suite 705
Louisville, KY 40202

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USA: Kentucky: Greater Louisville Metro Area;   Louisiana: Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes

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