September 25, 2012 Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation along with Citizens Bank and NECN have announced deadlines for grants available to nonprofits.
Citizens Bank and NECN said Oct. 5 is the deadline to apply for its 2013 Champions in Action program, which will provide $35,000 and financial and public relations support to each of two nonprofits.
Nonprofit organizations focused on initiatives that contribute to the economic vitality of communities, including job training and financial education, are invited to apply for the Champions award to be announced in January 2013.
For more information, click here.
Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation GrantNonprofit organizations, community organizations, or public agencies that serve the residents of Adams, Cheshire, or Savoy are eligible to submit grant applications to the William J. and Margery S. Barrett Fund for Adams.
Last year the fund, an endowment of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, distributed $74,763 to eight nonprofits. Last years grants supported a violence prevention program provided by the Elizabeth Freeman Center at the Hoosac Valley High School, the Adams Police Athletic League for youth basketball and programs from the Youth Center, Inc. and Childcare of the Berkshires. This year there priority will be given to programs and projects that enhance early childhood development for children between the ages of 0-6 years.
The deadline to apply is Nov. 1. For more information, click here.