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Solomon Valley Community Foundation accepting grant applications

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

The Solomon Valley Community Foundation is now accepting applications for fall grants. Online applications are available now and due August 1, 2019.

Over $50,000 is available to charitable projects in Mitchell County. Grants will be awarded from the following funds:

  • Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund – available for programs and projects that address education, health care, community social services and security, conservation and environment, arts and culture, and community beautification.
  • Community Impact Fund for Solomon Valley – available for projects that improve the quality of life for Mitchell County residents.

Grants are limited to communities in the Solomon Valley service area and will be awarded through a competitive application process. Nonprofit organizations, government and public entities, educational institutions and churches are encouraged to apply. Applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on August 1. Complete funding criteria and the grant application are available at http://solomonvalleycf.org/search-apply-for-a-grant/.

During its spring grant cycle, the community foundation awarded over $51,000 to 21 different projects across Mitchell County, including the communities of Glen Elder, Tipton and Beloit.