|The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and Regional Affiliates of Doddridge County, Ritchie County, and the Little Kanawha Area (PACF) is currently accepting applications for grants for the spring cycle of its Community Action Grants Program. The Foundationâs application process is online; the application deadline is midnight on February 15.|
Organizations apply to the Foundation and/or any of the affiliates on the same online application form, the Foundationâs Community Action Grants Application. To access the online application form, visit the Foundationâs website Â www.pacfwv.com/Grants
The PACF also announces that it has launched a new platform for online applications. To learn about the new application process and to hear updates on the Foundationâs grantmaking priorities, organizations are invited to attend one of two free webinars offered by the PACF in January: Wednesday, January 13, 2:00 p.m. and/or Tuesday, January 19, 10:00 a.m. To register, send an e-mail to Â firstname.lastname@example.org Â Registrants will be provided with a Zoom link for the webinar.
To be considered for a Community Action Grant, an applicant must be a private, nonprofit organization, tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or a public institution. Either the applicant or program to be funded must be located in the Foundationâs eleven-county geographic service area (Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Jackson, Mason, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Wirt, and Wood counties in West Virginia, and Washington County, Ohio). Priority counties for grant support are: Wood, Wirt, Doddridge, Ritchie, Roane, Calhoun, and Gilmer.
The Foundation provides support for capital and equipment projects, program development, technical assistance, training, capacity building projects, and, under special circumstances, operating support. Submitted applications are considered for support from a wide variety of grant funds available to support charitable projects throughout the region.
The Foundationâs grantmaking guidelines provide additional information on eligibility and priorities for all types of grants; visit the Foundationâs website at Â www.pacfwv.com/Grants Â to access the grant guidelines and application forms. For more information, contact Marian Clowes at 304-428-4438 or Â email@example.com