EWVCF Youth Grants

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation

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Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $5,000

Deadline: Dec 10, 2019

Applicant type: Indigenous Group Government Entity Nonprofit

Funding uses: Project / Program, Education / Outreach

Location of project: Counties in West Virginia: Berkeley County, Jefferson County, Morgan County

Location of residency: Counties in West Virginia: Berkeley County, Jefferson County, Morgan County

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About this funder:

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Overview:

The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation (EWVCF) was founded in 1995 to help donors create endowed funds to benefit 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations (including schools, churches and government agencies) in Jefferson, Berkeley and Morgan counties.

Youth Grants

Youth Grants will be awarded to organizations serving Jefferson, Berkeley, and/or Morgan counties. Our Youth Grants fund educational, athletic, academic, social, civic, and community-based programs that involve or support children. Programs that celebrate diversity and/or promote equity and inclusion are encouraged. These grants are supported by several funds including but not limited to: Tom and Virginia Seely Morgan County Children’s Fund, C. Scott and Elizabeth C. Shade Youth Fund, and Jane P. Snyder Youth Fund. 

Grants are awarded on a reimbursable basis.

Youth Grants –to support programs that assist sick, needy, dependent, neglected and disadvantaged children, improve the quality of life for children in the Eastern Panhandle community, and/or provide educational, athletic, academic, social, civic or community-based activities that involve or support children. Programs that celebrate diversity and/or promote equity and inclusion are encouraged. Grant range: $1,000 - $5,000

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

Eligibility:

  • Eligible Organizations: The Community Foundation administers grants to organizations providing direct benefits to Morgan, Berkeley, and/or Jefferson counties in West Virginia.
  • All applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
    • An already existing nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization in good standing with the IRS,
    • An existing government/quasi-governmental agency, or public school applying for a project that is not funded by tax revenue,
    • A religious organization requesting funding for non-sectarian activities, or
    • A civic group that is not a 501(c)(3) organization requesting funding for a charitable community cause.
  • In addition, 501(c)(3) organizations must be in good standing with: