The Community Foundation of Will County will host an informational meeting at 9 a.m. March 25 at Trinity Services at 301 Veterans Parkway in New Lenox.
Information regarding eligibility guidelines and application process will be presented at the meetings. Organizations are strongly encouraged to send a representative to one of the three informational meetings being offered, as significant changes have been made to the FY19 application and guidelines.
The Community Foundation of Will County’s Community Partner Grants focus on addressing broad needs of Will County residents through grants in support of the following program categories: education, health, human service and cultural arts.
Applicants may apply for a Community Partner Grant by submitting an on-line grant application beginning April 1. The application and grant guidelines may be found at cfwill.org. The deadline for FY19 Cycle is 11:59 p.m. on May 31 .
Applications to the Community Partner Grant Program will be accepted from nonprofit organization that are classified as a 501(c)3 and primarily serve Will County residents.
Some exceptions apply and are explained in our guidelines.
Since its inception, the foundation has built its assets to more than $4 million and has awarded close to $2 million in grants to not-for-profit agencies serving the residents of Will County and beyond.