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Women of Worth (W.O.W.) Grant

Grants to Blackford County, Indiana Nonprofits, Schools, and
Churches for Programs that Benefit Women and Children

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Blackford County Community Foundation (BCCF)

Deadline Date:

08/29/19 4:30 pm


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Grants of $500 to Blackford County, Indiana nonprofit organizations, government units (including schools and school districts), and church organizations for programs that benefit local women and children. Previous grants have funded teen support programs, camp scholarships for K-6 students, preschool learning materials, and a parenting leadership program for women.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 186469

Estimated Size of Grant:

Your application will be for a $500 grant.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Any local tax-exempt nonprofit organization is eligible for funding if it is a:

- 501(c)(3), i.e., a public charity whose activities are for charitable, religious, educational, scientific, literary, public safety testing, supporting amateur sports, etc.;
- Governmental unit, including a school or school district; or
- Church organization.

If you have questions about your designation, contact the Foundation office for additional guidance.

Excluded from Grant Funding:

- Awards to fund the same projects that won a W.O.W. grant award the previous year;
- Awards to make up operating deficits, post-event or after-the-fact situations;
- Awards to support special fundraising events, including endowment campaigns;
- Awards to support political endeavors and propaganda; and
- Awards to profit-making enterprises and/or projects for personal gain

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due at the Foundation office by Thursday, August 29, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

In order to be considered for funding, please plan to have an individual from your organization attend the luncheon on Sunday, September 29th at Lake Placid. Although you will not be asked to present, the Foundation will provide you with a table where you may share a poster or presentation materials that might help the women better understand the project for which you are requesting funding.

Grants will be awarded by the W.O.W. membership on Sunday, September 29, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at the Lake Placid Conference Center during the W.O.W. Fall Luncheon.

Contact Information:

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

Email or mail applications to:

Blackford County Community Foundation
121 N. High Street
P.O. Box 327
Hartford City, IN 47348

Elizabeth Witt
Phone: (765) 348-3411

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Indiana: Blackford County