(ATLANTIC) Nicholas Hunt, Chair of the Cass County Community Foundation, a countywide community foundation, reminded Cass County nonprofit organizations that the fall grant program is now beginning. The deadline to apply for funds through the online grant application process is September 1st.
$23,400 has been allocated for this fall grant cycle. Of the funds available, $2,000 is from the Griswold Community Development Endowed Fund, and $500 is from the Triumph Endowed Fund for Cass County.
Only organizations providing services in Cass County are eligible. They must be able to demonstrate broad community/county support and supply a copy of their 501(c)(3) IRS determination letter. Requests for general operational funds will not be considered. The CCCF’s mission is to provide funds to those nonprofit and governmental agencies that are involved in community betterment through their organizations.
Application procedures and grant guidelines can be obtained online at www.iowacommunityfoundations.org/casscef. Click on the Grant Information tab. Detailed instructions are provided in a downloadable form, as well as a link to the online application. Only online applications will be considered.
All completed applications will be considered at the October board meeting with notification of results the end of October.