The Community Foundation of Teton Valley is now accepting Spring Competitive Grant Applications through Friday, February 24, 2017 at 5 PM. Local nonprofit organizations seeking grant funding for programs or services benefitting Teton Valley are welcome to apply for up to $5,000 in grant funding. Requests in excess of $5,000 may be considered for especially compelling projects involving a collaboration between 2 or more local nonprofits. Eligible nonprofit organizations include 501c3 public charities, local schools and local government entities.
“We are grateful to our Tin Cup Challengers and Community Foundation Donors who make our grants program possible each year through their gifts. Teton Valley would be a much different place without our nonprofit organizations. We are proud to support their compelling work and help further their impact within our community,” said Carrie Mowrey, Community Foundation of Teton Valley Executive Director.
The Community Foundation supports a wide variety of proposals, including those seeking to address issues in the arts, environment, health & human services, education, recreation, animal rescue and civic arenas. The Community Foundation financially supports local nonprofits with strategic planning, programs, capital projects, equipment purchases, pilot projects, and more. Applicants must demonstrate a community need and granted funds must directly benefit residents of Teton Valley.
Applications must be submitted electronically between 9 AM on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 and 5 PM on Friday, February 24, 2017. For more information, call the Community Foundation office at 208.354.0230 or email [email protected].
About the Community Foundation of Teton Valley
The mission of the Community Foundation of Teton Valley is to improve lives through the power of generosity. It seeks to achieve its mission by championing the nonprofit community, empowering donors, promoting a culture of giving, and serving as a catalyst in addressing critical community needs. The Community Foundation also hosts the Tin Cup Challenge, an annual fundraiser that has raised $9.5 million in just 9 years for Teton Valley nonprofits.