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The Community Foundation is accepting applications for its new Fund for Louisville Grants Program through September 30, 2013. In January 2014, the Community Foundation will award a total of $250,000 to support the capacity-building needs of nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations and nonprivate foundations under Section 509(a)(1) or Section 509(a)(2)operating in Metro Louisville.
Recognizing that the local nonprofit organizations consider support for existing programs as their greatest need, the Community Foundation and Lift a Life Foundation want to encourage creativity through grants that will help nonprofits: (1) IMPROVE existing programs that are working, (2) INNOVATE new approaches for existing services, or (3) INCUBATE new ideas that have been unrealized due to lack of funding.
The Community Foundation of Louisville will offer four information sessions for prospective Fund for Louisville Grant applicants on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 9:00 A.M., 11:00 A.M., 1:00 P.M. and 3:00 P.M. at the Community Foundation of Louisville, 325 W. Main Street, Suite 1110. Staff will review the online grant application and answer questions from prospective applicants. Each session will last one hour. Organizations are limited to one representative at one session only. Space is limited, and reservations are required.
For more information please call the Community Foundation at (502) 585-4649.
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Community Foundation of Louisville
The Community Foundation of Louisville is a force for good. As a leader in philanthropy, we connect donors, nonprofits and civic partners to create lasting impact in community so people and place thrive. Founded in 1984, the Community Foundation is the largest charitable foundation in Kentucky with $482 million in assets and more than 1,400 charitable funds. Each fund has its own name and charitable purpose as defined by its donors. In 2016, these funds made over 9,000 grants totaling $52 million, approximately 85% of which stayed in Kentucky and Southern Indiana to support area nonprofits. To learn how you can be a part of this force for good, visit www.cflouisville.org.