Community Benefit Grants Accepted By NCCF | News, Sports, Jobs
The Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation will be accepting letters of interest for the Community Benefit Grant program until September 1. Proposals must respond effectively and efficiently to identified community needs or encourage new opportunities. Letters requesting eligibility should not exceed two pages and should include the following information:
¯ A brief description of the project, including how this project advances the agency’s mission.
What are the anticipated and measurable impacts of the project, including the number of people who could benefit from it, the specific benefits of the community, or both.
¯ The total cost of the project and the specific amount requested.
¯ The signature of the general manager or president as well as the name and contact details of the main person responsible for the proposal.
Submit your letters of interest to Eileen Ardillo, firstname.lastname@example.org. After review by the Grants Committee, the Committee will invite selected organizations to submit full grant applications through the application portal at nccfoundation.org/grants-programs and Chautauquagrants.org.
The Community Benefit Grants program reviews grant proposals from nonprofits twice a year, in March and September. The Community Benefit Grant program is made possible by the generosity of community donors who have established or contributed to the NCCF Community Benefit Funds. Those wishing to contribute to a community benefits fund can do so at nccfoundation.org/community-funds.
For more information on grant programs or how to establish a fund, contact 366-4892 or visit www.nccfoundation.org.
Since its incorporation in 1986, the NCCF has invested more than $ 17 million in northern Chautauqua County through strategic grants, targeted scholarships and community collaborations. The NCCF is a tax-exempt charity that is inherently committed to improving the community of northern Chautauqua County and encouraging local philanthropy.