January 26, 2015, ADEL, IOWA-Non-profit organizations in Dallas County looking to fund projects that address significant issues and improve the quality of life for residents can now submit grant applications to the Dallas County Foundation (DCF). Applications are available at www.dallascountyfoundation.org. Over $80,000 in grants will be awarded in 2015.
Grant application instructions and requirements will be explained at two workshops. The first will be held Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at the Waukee Public Library Community Room. The second will be held Monday, March 2, 2015 at the Perry Public Library Community Room. Both will be begin at 6:30 p.m. These workshops are free and open to the public. Any qualified organization is welcome to attend.
Applicants must be a 501 (c) 3, 5 or 6 organization or 107 (b) unit of government. Grant application deadline is Monday, April 13, 2015 at 5p.m.
Grants from $500 to $20,000 will be provided in the areas of health and human services; arts and culture; youth development; education; recreation; or the environment and community betterment.
The Dallas County Foundation, an affiliate of Greater Des Moines Community Foundation was established in 2005 to foster private giving, strengthen service providers and improve the conditions of the communities and rural areas of Dallas County, Iowa.
For more information and grant applications please visit www.dallascountyfoundation.org.
For more information contact:
Dallas County Grant Committee
Cheryl Semerad, 515-577-9353 or Linda Nelson 515-491-3984