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Rural Poverty Fund Grants

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and
Agencies for Programs that Address Rural Poverty

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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CommunityGiving - Central Minnesota Community Foundation (CMCF) and Initiative Foundation

Deadline Date:

06/30/20 11:59 pm

Description:

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Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Central Minnesota nonprofits, schools, and government agencies to implement and plan programs that address rural poverty. Funding is intended to support general operations, new or expanded programs or projects.

Grant funds may establish or supplement existing emergency and transitional activities which directly address specific and immediate needs that rural people have due to poverty or be used to assess community needs and assets, develop action plans, or provide for project implementation in rural areas. Grants must relate to a variety of identified programs or agency needs.

This grant serves those living in poverty in the following fourteen counties that encompass Central Minnesota: Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, and Wright.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 166220

Estimated Size of Grant:

$1,000 - $5,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligible organizations: 501(c) 3 nonprofit organizations, schools or government entities.

The Fund will not support:
- Individuals
- Religious organizations for religious purposes
- Political organizations or political campaigns
- Annual fundraising drives
- Endowments
- Debt retirement or deficit financing
- Projects that have already been completed

Pre-Application Information:

Online Application Open: April 1st, 2020
Deadline: June 30 at 11:59 pm

Decisions are made within 90 days of deadline.

Favorable consideration will be given to applications that have matching funds, and local cash and in-kind project support are encouraged.

Organizations may only submit one grant application per year.

Application instructions:
http://www.communitygiving.org/grants-landing-page

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Online application portal: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=centralmn&;

For questions about this grant or the online Grant Management System, please call:
Jeanne
(320) 257-9715

Office
101 7th Avenue South #100
Saint Cloud, MN 56301

Tel: (877) 253-4380
Email: info@community.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Minnesota: Central Minnesota: Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, and Wright counties

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