Foundation / Corporation
Outer Banks Community Foundation (OBCF)
Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, schools, agencies, and churches in eligible regions to provide essential community services during the coronavirus crisis. Applicants must discuss project ideas with the Foundation staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for direct program or project costs, such as supplies, equipment, food, educational materials, and program staff. Activities must serve the Outer Banks, which is defined as Dare County, Ocracoke, and/or the Currituck beaches.
The primary goal of COVID-19 Rapid Response Grants is to enable nonprofits to adapt, expand, or initiate vital services to the Outer Banks through the Coronavirus crisis. Those services could include child care, elder care, patient care, emergency response services, financial assistance to people out of work, nutritional assistance, and beyond.
To be eligible for a Rapid Response Grant, programs must be related to the COVID-19 crisis, either directly (e.g., care for virus patients) or indirectly (e.g., assistance to working parents without child care). The Foundation will also consider grants that would allow a nonprofit to adapt its existing programs in the face of the ever-evolving COVID-19 landscape (e.g., modifications to a food program to allow for community closures). In all cases, special emphasis may be given to efforts that help the most vulnerable and/or the most people in the community.
GrantWatch ID#: 188528
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Outer Banks Community Foundation
13 Skyline Road
Southern Shores, NC 27949
USA: North Carolina: The Outer Banks, which is defined as Dare County, Ocracoke, and/or the Currituck beaches
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