Foundation / Corporation
Southwest Initiative Foundation
07/01/20 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota units of government, nonprofit organizations, religious institutions, and educational entities for projects that benefit the community in eligible counties. Focus areas include inclusive communities, family stability, workforce development, early childhood learning and development, and children in grades K-12. All proposals must demonstrate a benefit within one or more of the following 18 counties in southwest Minnesota: Big Stone, Chippewa, Cottonwood, Jackson, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, McLeod, Meeker, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood, Renville, Rock, Swift and Yellow Medicine; or the Upper Sioux Community or Lower Sioux Indian Community.
The Southwest Initiative Foundation is a regional champion and inclusive partner committed to prosperity for all southwest Minnesota kids and the communities they call home. The outcome of this work is the achievement of economic mobility: the collective ambition that all people attain a reasonable standard of living, with the dignity that comes from having power over their lives and being engaged in and valued by their community.
Areas of Focus:
Proposals that are in line with the criteria below will receive priority consideration
GrantWatch ID#: 188491
Funding requests of up to $5,000 will be considered.
Projects must be completed within 12 months of the grant award date.
USA: Minnesota: The following 18 counties in southwest Minnesota: Big Stone, Chippewa, Cottonwood, Jackson, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, McLeod, Meeker, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood, Renville, Rock, Swift and Yellow Medicine
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