Upper Bucks Community Foundation Fund of LVCF

Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

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Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $10,000

Anticipated deadline: Nov 5, 2019 9:00pm PST

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: Bucks County, Pennsylvania

Location of residency: Bucks County, Pennsylvania

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Upper Bucks Community Foundation Fund of LVCF

The Upper Bucks Community Foundation Fund of the LVCF consists of two area-of-interest funds. The Richard E. Gasser Fund and Erwin J. and Gertrude K. Neusch Fund are for organizations and programs primarily serving the Palisades, Pennridge and Quakertown School Districts in the Upper Bucks area.

Richard E. Gasser Fund

This Fund provides grants to benefit programs, organizations, and residents in the Upper Bucks County, Pennsylvania, area. The grants are made to support programs and projects which enhance interest, education, and achievements in technology, science, and technology-related fields.

Erwin J. and Gertrude K. Neusch Fund

This Fund provides grants for charitable programs which benefit residents of Upper Bucks County, specifically those in the geographic area served by the Quakertown and Palisades School Districts. The programs of interest to the Neusch Fund are primarily, but not exclusively, in arts (including industrial arts), education, and rural life.

Grant Awards

Grant awards have ranged depending on the number of quality of applications submitted. Historically, the grant awards have ranged from $1,000 to $10,000.

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


  • Must be a publicly supported organization with 501(c)(3) exempt status
  • Must be a nonprofit organization that provides services from a physical address located in Upper Bucks County in the Palisades, Quakertown, or Pennridge School Districts.
  • Funds will support projects or programs in the following areas
    • Arts
    • Education
    • Rural Life
    • Science
    • Technology


  • Grants cannot be used for:
    • Educational scholarships for pre-K, primary, secondary or post-secondary education;
    • Individuals.