Final DCF workshop March 2

Staff Writer
Dallas County News

ADEL – Non-profit organizations in Dallas County looking to fund projects that address significant issues and improve the quality of life for residents can now submit grant applications to the Dallas County Foundation (DCF). Applications are available at www.dallascountyfoundation.org. Over $80,000 in grants will be awarded in 2015.

An informational grant workshop will be held Monday, March 2, 2015 at the Perry Public Library Community Room, starting at 6:30 p.m. This workshop is free and open to the public. Grant application instructions and requirements will be explained at the workshop. Any qualified organization is welcome to attend. Applicants must be a 501 (c) 3, 5 or 6 organization or 107 (b) unit of government. Grant application deadline is Monday, April 13, 2015 at 5p.m.

Grants from $500 to $20,000 will be provided in the areas of health and human services; arts and culture; youth development; education; recreation; or the environment and community betterment. The Dallas County Foundation, an affiliate of Greater Des Moines Community Foundation was established in 2005 to foster private giving, strengthen service providers and improve the conditions of the communities and rural areas of Dallas County, Iowa.

For more information and grant applications please visit www.dallascountyfoundation.org.