Seeking Grants

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Due February 6, 2020 for Cycle I (funding available in late March 2020)
Due August 6, 2020 for Cycle II (funding available in late September 2020)


Additional grant opportunities specifically tailored for programs benefiting women and children are available through the Women of Worth grant program

Community grant applications are accepted twice each year—in February and in August.

The Blackford County Community Foundation is in the business of awarding grants to local nonprofit organizations in order to improve the quality of life for our families.

chart2Since it beginnings in 1997, the Foundation has awarded more than $3.1 million in grants to local nonprofits. As the Foundation has grown, so has its ability to give back to the community.

We invite you to submit an application for financial support of your great ideas for nurturing Blackford County.

The Foundation accepts grant applications twice per year. The application deadlines are in early February and early August in each calendar year.

Applicants are notified of grant awards within two months of submission.