Community Foundation Library Fund Grant

The Community Foundation for South Central New York


Grant amount: US $250 - US $1,250

Next anticipated deadline: Mar 2, 2019 (Letter of inquiry)

Later anticipated deadlines: Mar 16, 2019 (Full proposal)

Applicant type: Museum/Library/Zoo

Funding uses: Applied Project / Program, Education / Outreach

Location of project: Counties in New York: Broome County, Chenango County, Delaware County, Otsego County, Tioga County

Location of residency: Counties in New York: Broome County, Chenango County, Delaware County, Otsego County, Tioga County

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Overview:

Community Foundation Library Fund Grant

Created in 2008 upon the dissolution of the Broome Library Foundation, the Community Foundation Library Fund provides grants to public libraries for library services, programming, exhibits and historical exhibitions in conjunction with public libraries, in the region served by the Community Foundation for South Central New York (Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego and Tioga Counties.).

Grant Criteria

  • Grant proposals will be considered for amounts from $250 and up to $1,250 that address a specific public library need to enhance library resources, programs or services or that will assist in the production of an historical exhibition in conjunction with a public library. 
  • The Community Foundation Library Fund may award less than the amount requested and may consider matching or challenge grants.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Eligibility
    • Grant applications will be accepted from public libraries or historical societies in collaboration with public libraries in Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego and Tioga counties.

Ineligibility:

  • Grant proposals for library operating and maintenance funds, reimbursed expenses, funds for existing programs where no improvement or expansion is proposed and staff salaries are specifically excluded from consideration; the purpose of the fund is to enrich rather than replace traditional tax-based support. 


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