Free Nonprofit Training; Grant Proposals Sought
September 5, 2017 Greater Worcester Community Foundation to offer free workshops for nonprofits... Brookview House gets boost from Boston banking/investment firm... Proposals sought from nonprofits to benefit Town of Sandwich... Worcester Arts Council now accepting grant applications from nonprofits.
Gr. Worcester Community Foundation Offers Free Workshops for NonprofitsThe Greater Worcester Community Foundation in Worcester announced that it will be offering free training and resources through its Nonprofit Support Center to help local nonprofits do their jobs better, as follows:
Brookview House Gets Boost from Boston Banking/Investment FirmBrookview House, a Dorchester nonprofit that helps homeless and at risk families learn the skills necessary to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty, recently announced that it received a $4,000 donation from the Boston banking and investment firm of Brown Brothers Harriman, a long-time supporter. Funds were raised via a golf tournament.
The firm also donated 100 backpacks filled with school supplies, which the nonprofit distributes to children it serves. The backpack program has been organized every year since 2005.
Fund for Sandwich Seeking Grant Proposals from NonprofitsThe The Cape Cod Foundation in South Yarmouth announced that it will make grants of up to $500 to nonprofit organizations serving residents of Sandwich.
Proposals that will be considered include projects and programs within the fields of health and human services, education, the environment, youth and elder services, community development, and the arts.
Nonprofits with questions concerning the grant application process, should contact the Dara Gannon, at 508-790-3040 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Worcester Arts Council Now Accepting Grant ApplicationsThe Worcester Arts Council recently announced that it is now accepting grant applications from nonprofits for its 2018 funding cycle.
Projects that will be considered should be innovative, collaborative in nature, provide a public benefit, reach under-served populations and demonstrate artistic excellence. All projects must occur within the city of Worcester within the 2018 calendar year.
Deadline to apply: Oct. 16. Details.