Sunday, November 8, 2015
Women In Philanthropy Awards Over $650,000 in Grants
Who qualifies for grants
The areas of importance to Women In Philanthropy include health and safety, self-sufficiency, and family issues. Non-profit organizations who focus their services in these areas may apply for a grant.
Examples of services that are eligible for funding are those that provide health care and other treatment for women and children who are victims of physical, sexual and verbal abuse; housing, food, shelter and education to help those in need to become self-sufficient; and help with parenting skills and childcare.
Informational meetings are help every Fall that provide information on the grant application process as well as due dates. Women in Philanthropy awarded 9 grants totaling $132,800 to area non-profit organizations in 2015. Since it's beginning, the organization has awarded $656,100 in grants.
Find out more about how to apply for a grant at www.wipcsra.org/common/content.asp?PAGE=357