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Leicester Savings Bank Fund Grant

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Improve the
Quality of Life for Residents in Eligible Communities

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Funding Source:

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Greater Worcester Community Foundation (GWCF) - Leicester Savings Bank Fund

Deadline Date:

04/16/21

Description:

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Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that improve the quality of life for residents in eligible communities. Funding may be used for capital expenditures, including the acquisition or renovation of equipment or property, or for operating expenses of specific programs or projects undertaken by associations or organizations. Eligible projects are those that benefit residents of Leicester.

To receive funding, applicants must demonstrate how they will use the grant to do the following:

  • Make a positive difference for the Leicester community‚Äôs vulnerable citizens.
  • Improve Leicester community life through community development, education, recreation, the arts, or human services.
  • Attract other resources or secure matching funds from public or private sources.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180085

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Any non-municipal association or nonprofit organization that serves residents of Leicester is invited to apply.

Grants will generally not be awarded from this Fund to individuals or to municipal agencies.

Pre-Application Information:

Application Deadline: April 16, 2021

The Foundation would like to hear from you in advance of your proposal, especially if you have never applied before or if there is something new to discuss. This conversation will allow you to learn more about the Foundation and how it operates, and for it to learn about your organization.

Once your application has been completed and moved forward for consideration, you will be assigned a program officer, who will contact you to develop an understanding of your organization and its distinctive strengths, challenges and aspirations. Every completed application will be considered by a Foundation committee. Every applicant will be notified of the status, either approved or declined.

Grant Application Process: https://www.greaterworcester.org/Grants/Apply-for-a-Grant

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=greaterworcester

Foundation Staff:
onlinehelp@greaterworcester.org

To speak with a Program Officer, call 508-755-0980.

Greater Worcester Community Foundation
370 Main St. Suite 650,
Worcester, MA 01608

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USA: Massachusetts: Leicester

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