Applications are now online for Unity Foundation of La Porte County’s 2020 Community Fund Grants also known as “Power for Good” grants.
These grants are supported by earnings from unrestricted “Community Funds.”
The application for the annual grants is now available online to all nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations located in, or serving La Porte County residents.
A committee of dedicated volunteers from throughout the county evaluates and awards grants of up to $3,000 each.
Eligible projects and programs fall into numerous categories, including but not limited to, arts and culture, health, human services, environment, education, and projects that strengthen La Porte County in meaningful ways.
The deadline for submitting this year’s Community Fund Grant applications is 11:59 p.m. CST on Thursday July 23rd. Organizations may submit two separate project grants for consideration.
Since 1992, Unity Foundation of La Porte County has served donors, nonprofits and local communities.
As La Porte County’s community foundation, it manages approximately $30 million in assets, administers more than 325 charitable funds, and has distributed more than $19 million through direct grants and scholarships.
The Council on Foundations has deemed Unity Foundation in compliance with all Indiana and national ethical and operating standards for community foundations.
Unity Foundation’s mission is to strengthen La Porte County now and forever by building permanent endowments; providing leadership; offering philanthropic vehicles for everyone; and, being a catalyst for social and economic vitality.
For more information, please visit www.uflc.net or call 219-879-0327.
Applications can be found at: https://uflc.net/grants/community-grants/