March 2, 2020 – The deadline to submit grant applications to the Benton County Community Foundation for its 2020 grant cycle is 11:59 p.m. March 15, 2020. Grants are awarded to projects in the following areas: art and culture, community betterment, education, environment, health, historic preservation and human service.
The online grant application may be found on the Community Foundation’s website atwww.bentonccf.org. Completed applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m. March 15, 2020, to be considered for funding. Grants recipients will be announced in June 2020.
First-time grant applicants should contact Dotti Thompson, program manager, at (319) 243-1358 prior to submitting an application. Grant applicants must be a 501(c)(3) designated organization or government entity serving Benton County in order to be considered for funding.
For more information, please contact the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa at (319) 287-9106.
The Benton County Community Foundation is a local organization making grants to organizations creating a stronger and more vibrant quality of life in Benton County and helps people establish permanent funds for the causes they care about in their community. The Benton County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa, a nonprofit committed to creating long-term impact in 20 counties in Iowa. For more information, contact 319-287-9106 or visit www.cfneia.org. CFNEIA is confirmed in compliance with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations.