In November, the Grants Committee reviews all applications. The Board of Directors then acts on the recommendations of the Grants Committee in determining grant recipients. Grant applicants receive written notification in January.
Do you qualify?
To be awarded a grant through the Community Foundation of Chippewa County:
- Your project must benefit community members of Chippewa County.
- Your organization must be classified under the Internal Revenue Code as 501(c)(3). Public schools and government agencies are considered to be the charitable equivalent to a 501(c)(3) and are eligible to apply.
- Your charitable purposes must be defined as deductible under 170(b)(1)(a).
Northwestern Bank Mini-Grants
Because of Northwestern Bank's generosity, school mini-grants (up to $250 each) are available to Chippewa County 3rd through 8th grade educators to fund innovative activites and projects for their students.