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Forward Funding Challenge

Grant to a Washington County, Maryland Nonprofit for a Creative
Project that Will Generate New Sources of Funding

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Community Foundation of Washington County MD

Deadline Date:

01/31/19 11:59 PM EST (Midnight)


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Grant of $3,000 to a Washington County, Maryland nonprofit organization for a creative initiative that will lead to new and consistent funding for local programs. Three finalists will compete in a live event where ideas are presented to a panel of judges. The winning idea or project will be new to the organization and will help the organization in developing a sustained funding source.

Previous winners are creating an event venue for showers, luncheons, and birthday parties, and are purchasing additional food storage and preparation items, such as a commercial ice machine and chafing dishes.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 182954

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Term of Contract:

The grant will be awarded within 14 days of the event and must be spent within 6 months of the award on the project proposed.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations must be based in and serving Washington County, Maryland.

This initiative is not to expand the capacity of programs offered.

Pre-Application Information:

2019 Forward Funding Challenge
Deadline: January 31 2019 at 11:59 PM EST (Midnight).

Online applications will be reviewed and three finalists selected to present their idea in a live event to a panel of judges who will make an instant award to support the winning idea.

Finalists will be notified by February 13.

The live presentation event will take place on February 25.

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Contact Information:

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

Apply online:

Community Foundation of Washington County MD, Inc.
37 S. Potomac Street
Hagerstown, MD 21740

Stacey Crawford, President/CEO

Phone 301.745.5210
Fax 301.791.5752

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Maryland: Washington County