By Genna Freed
The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation Board of Trustees approved grants totaling $184,976 at the November board meeting. This total includes seven competitive grants totaling $140,476 and 19 donor advised grants totaling $44,500.
Competitive grants are awarded to nonprofit organizations that seek to meet community needs and match the goals, objectives and priorities of the Community Foundation. Grantseekers must submit a written grant proposal for consideration. Applications are reviewed four times per year.
Funding for competitive grants comes from common good and field of interest funds established by donors at the Community Foundation. Common good funds allow the Community Foundation’s Board of …read more