The Foundation is accepting grant applications – Crawford County Now
ByJuly 14, 2022 11:07 p.m.
BUCYRUS – The Crawford County Community Foundation is accepting grant applications from nonprofits and municipalities on its website: cfcrawford.org/grantseekers. This is the second grant round of the year and the application deadline is August 31.st funding distributions to be made in December.
Applicants will notice that the grant application has changed. “Recognizing the value of collective impact and having more people working toward the same goals, the Foundation worked with United Way of North Central Ohio to better align our grantmaking process and goals,” explained Lisa Workman. , President of the Foundation. “This includes using RBA (Results Based Accountability) in our application and evaluation process to guide our focus and funding.” An explanation of the new process can be found on the Foundation’s website and when you complete the new application.
“I commend our board for being open to this change and trying to improve our processes to better serve the community,” added Workman, “and thank United Way for agreeing to partner to us in this business.” The next Foundation grant cycle will have a deadline of December 31st with funding distributions to be made in April 2023.
Established in 1984, the Foundation seeks to create a better future for all Crawford Counties by addressing the community’s most critical and enduring challenges and uniting institutions and resources in an inclusive way.