Hudson-Ellis Grants

Blue Grass Community Foundation, Inc.

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Grant amount: Up to US $10,000

Anticipated deadline: Jul 15, 2020 2:00pm PDT

Applicant type: Indigenous Group Government Entity Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Project / Program

Location of project: Boyle County, Kentucky

Location of residency: Boyle County, Kentucky

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About this funder:



The Hudson-Ellis Fund at Blue Grass Community Foundation is accepting applications from tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations that serve Boyle County. Funding priorities for this grant opportunity include public education and services for disadvantaged and/or disabled youth and adults. Successful proposals will address community needs through projects and programs that demonstrate sustainable impact and measurable outcomes. The Hudson-Ellis competitive grantmaking program is made possible through the generosity of Lottie B. Ellis and other donors who established funds through bequests for the good of Boyle County. Grant request amount should not exceed $10,000.

Funding Priorities:

  • Economically disadvantaged youth and/or adults
  • Disabled youth and/or adults
  • Public Education

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


  • Eligibility:
    • Organization is located in or providing services to residents of Boyle County
    • Organization is classified as a nonprofit charitable organization under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code; or publicly supported organizations such as a school district or municipality
    • Organization has a complete and up-to-date portrait.
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      • Schools and exempt government unites are not eligible to have portraits, but are eligible to apply for grants. These organizations will be required to provide supporting documentation as requested within the grant application. Please contact Barbara Fischer if your organization would like to create a portrait or has questions regarding an existing portrait
    • Organization has completed a grant report for any completed program previously funded by the Community Foundation