Grant applications are now being accepted for the Mary & Wint Winter, Jr. Family Fund Grant Program. Established in 2019, these grants support projects and programs dedicated to making a meaningful difference in the lives of at-risk and vulnerable populations with an emphasis on at-risk and vulnerable children and families, particularly in the designated geographic areas of Douglas, Franklin, and Johnson Counties, Kansas, and in Taos County, New Mexico. Applications must be complete and submitted not later than 5:00 p.m. (CST) on November 1, 2019.
Proposals must come from a 501(c)(3) entity, tribal organization or governmental agency. Applicants must conduct business without discrimination on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or national origin.
For a full listing of the grant guidelines as well as the Winter Family Fund Grant Application, please visit the Douglas County Community Foundation’s website at www.dccfoundation.org, or email Lori Trenholm, Director of Community Investment at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Douglas County Community Foundation (DCCF) was created in 2000 as a tax-exempt public charity for the people of Douglas County, including the cities of Baldwin City, Eudora, Lawrence and Lecompton. DCCF is a community leader convening government agencies, businesses, and nonprofit organizations, and coordinating resources to create positive change.