In 2014, the Duplin County Community Foundation will offer grants from the Duplin County Unrestricted Endowment (“community grants”) and the Duplin Foundation for Youth Advancement (“DFYA grants”).
Potential applications should carefully review the eligibility guidelines and grant criteria before applying for a grant.
Note that the criteria for the two grants differ. Organizations may apply for both grants; however, you must submit a separate application for each fund.
Grant Cycle Dates
The 2014 online grant application cycle begins on Friday, July 4 and closes at noon on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. The online application will be available beginning July 4th through the North Carolina Community Foundation website, www.nccommunityfoundation.org. Grant awards are announced in September.
Who Can Apply?
Grants are not awarded for:
Duplin CCF Community Grant Criteria
Nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations are eligible to submit proposals in support of broad charitable purposes in the areas of arts and humanities, education, the environment, health, human services, public and societal benefit that serve the people of Duplin County. Grants are not available for families or individuals. Grant awards typically range from $500 to $1,000.
Duplin Foundation for Youth Advancement Grant Application Criteria
We believe that all youth are worthy of our investment and can contribute positively to our community. These grants will provide local children life-enhancing programs and character development experiences that can give them the opportunity to reach their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.
Grants are available to local organizations with programs focusing on youth in Duplin County. Priority is given to proposals that incorporate a holistic approach and include one or more of the following focuses:
Grants are not available for families or individuals. Grants may range from $500 to $5,000.