Foundation / Corporation
Ottawa County Community Foundation (OCCF)
09/01/18 11:59 PM (CST)
Grants to Ottawa County, Kansas nonprofit organizations, religious institutions, government entities, educational institutions, and individuals for programs and services to improve the quality of life for the community and to address the current and future needs of its residents.
The Foundation will consider proposals on a variety of issues and target populations. However, successful applications are those that will help fulfill the Foundation’s mission to improve the quality of life for Ottawa County.
GrantWatch ID#: 180683
The Community Foundation will consider grant requests from all 501(c)(3) charitable organizations, government/public entities, educational institutions, and churches. Other organizations such as for-profit entities, volunteer groups, and individuals will only be considered if the request is for a charitable community grant. All other organizations are encouraged to find a non-profit fiscal partner. If that is not possible, it will be necessary to practice expenditure responsibility including submitting receipts.
Grants will be limited to projects within Ottawa County.
The Foundation will NOT consider grants to the following:
- Political projects of any kind
- Organizations or projects that practice discrimination by race, color, creed, sex, age, or national origin
- Operating deficits or retirement of debt
Cycle 1 applications are due May 1, 2018.
Cycle 2 applications are due September 1, 2018.
All applications must be submitted by 11:59 PM (CST) on the day of the deadline.
Decisions are typically made within 6-8 weeks after the application deadline.
Information about available grants: http://ottawacountycf.org/search-apply-for-a-grant/
Applicant Tutorial: See below in Supporting Documents
Watch a Registration Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etScRJXC2bE
Watch an Application Tutorial: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8P9ImR-APIbOVI5YVBFUWpXbnc/view
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online Application Portal: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=gscf
Ottawa County Community Foundation
P.O. Box 203
Minneapolis, KS 67467
Phone: (785) 523-4410
USA: Kansas: Ottawa County