Community Foundation Grant Cycles

The January Grant Cycle will be open November 2017 through January 3, 2018. Requests during this cycle may not exceed $10,000. This cycle is currently closed. 

The April Crowdfunding Cycle will be open February 2018 through April 4, 2018. Requests during this cycle may not exceed $20,000. Click here to read more about the Crowdfunding Grant Cycle. 

The July Grant Cycle will be open May 2018 through July 4, 2018. Requests during this cycle may not exceed $10,000. This cycle is currently closed. 

The October Grant Cycle will be open August 2017 – October 4, 2017. Requests during this cycle may not exceed $10,000. Apply for the October Grant Cycle here

The BIG Idea Grant Cycle is a funding opportunity ranging from $10,001 to +/- $150,000. The BIG Idea Grant(s) is an opportunity to work with the Community Foundation as a grant partner involved in all stages of completion of the BIG Idea and not simply as the grantee/funder. The BIG Idea Grant Cycle is being postponed until the fall of 2018. Deadlines will be presented the first of 2018.Click here to read more about the BIG Idea. 

*All applications must be completed online

Before you begin the grant application for a request of $10,000 or less: 

  • Click to preview Grant Application questions
  • Click to view examples of required documentation
  • Click to read through what happens if you receive a grant from the Community Foundation.
  • Click to see examples of field of interest categories.
  • If you are awarded a grant, a representative from your organization will be required to join us for a Give Me Five celebration. Details will be included in your award letter. 
  • To report back, a representative from your organization will be required to join us for a High-Five celebration to tell us about all the good things your organization accomplished with your grant. Details will be included in your award letter. 

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