Crown Point Community FoundationSuggest an update
Next deadline: Sep 1, 2020
Later deadlines: Feb 1, 2021, Jun 1, 2021
Grant amount: Up to US $12,000
Fields of work: Education Environment Art & Culture Health & Medicine Human & Social Services Civic Affairs Environmental Conservation Show all
Applicant type: Nonprofit
Funding uses: Capital Project, Education / Outreach, Project / Program
Location of project: Lake County, Indiana
Location of residency: United StatesView website Save
About this funder:
Fields of Interest
The Crown Point Community Foundation will consider grant applications for projects in the following Fields of Interest:
- Animal Related,
- Arts and Culture,
- Community Improvement,
- Economic Development,
- Health and Human Services,
- Housing and Shelter,
- Public Safety,
- Religion Related,
- Youth Development.
When reviewing grant applications, the Crown Point Community Foundation will give consideration to the following guidelines:
- Distributions from the Crown Point Community Foundation Endowment Fund shall be limited to projects within the territorial boundaries of Crown Point, Cedar Lake, Lowell and Winfield in South Lake County.
- Only one grant application per organization or agency will be eligible within a 12-month period.
- The potential community impact of the grant and the number of people who will benefit.
- The extent of local volunteers’ involvement and support for the project.
- The composition and level of commitment of the organization’s directors/trustees.
- The organization’s fiscal responsibility and management qualifications.
- The ability of the organization to obtain additional funding to implement the project.
- The organization’s ability to provide funding after a long-term grant has expired.
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- The Crown Point Community Foundation is interested in funding projects, which will improve the quality of life for citizens in Crown Point, Cedar Lake, Lowell and Winfield areas.
- The Foundation supports public charitable organization dedicated to building permanently endowed funds that distribute grants for community needs.
- Grants are usually made to non-profit organizations exempt from federal taxation under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and to other charitable civic organizations.
- Grants are primarily awarded to underwrite program expenses or to fund capital expenditures.
- The Foundation operates without discrimination as to age, race, religion, sex, disability, or national origin in the consideration of grant requests.
- The Foundation funds only grant seekers who do not unlawfully discriminate as to age, race, religion, sex, disability, or national origin.
- Grants are usually not made for endowment purposes.
- No grants may be used for any political campaign, or to support attempts to influence the legislature of any governmental body.
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