Our Community Foundation awards grants from funds it administers to charitable, educational, religious, or public entities to address the charitable goals of the donors it serves and the charitable needs of Daviess County, Indiana. The Board of Directors holds final authority to award grants to eligible organization for charitable purposes in alignment with the organization’s mission.
Our Community Foundation is accepting grant proposals for programs that help Daviess Countians overcome barriers to stable housing.
Preference will be given to proposals from agencies that provide housing-related support to the ALICE population (Asset-limited, income-constrained, and employed) and to seniors. Eligible programs include those that provide housing, emergency rent assistance, rent vouchers, utility assistance, household repair programs, and other forms of support that ensure Daviess Countians have stable housing. Both new and existing programs are eligible for funding. The total amount available for the grant cycle is $10,000.
Applying organizations must be determined to be tax-exempt nonprofits by the IRS under section 501(c)(3) and 509(a) of the Internal Revenue Code. However, other nonprofit organizations not classified as such that provide charitable assistance related to stable housing will also be considered.
Proposals are due no later than midnight on Thursday, August 31, 2023, and must be postmarked no later than August 31, 2023.
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