The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and Regional Affiliates (PACF) is currently accepting applications for grants for the spring cycle of its Community Action Grants Program. |
The Foundationís application process is online; the application deadline is midnight on February 15. Organizations apply to the Foundation and/or any of the affiliates on the same online application form, the Foundationís Community Action Grants Application. To access the online application form, visit the Foundationís website, www.pacfwv.com/Grants.
To be considered for a Community Action Grant, an applicant must be a private, nonprofit organization, tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or a public institution.
Either the applicant or program to be funded must be located in the Foundationís eleven-county geographic service area (Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Jackson, Mason, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Wirt, and Wood counties in West Virginia, and Washington County, Ohio). Priority counties for grant support are: Wood, Wirt, Doddridge, Ritchie, Roane, Calhoun, and Gilmer.
The Foundation provides support for capital and equipment projects, program development, technical assistance, training, capacity building projects, and, under special circumstances, operating support. Submitted applications are considered for support from a wide variety of grant funds available to support charitable projects through the region.
The Foundationís grantmaking guidelines provide additional information on eligibility and priorities for all types of grants; visit the Foundationís website at www.pacfwv.com/grants to access the grant guidelines and application forms. For more information, contact Marian Clowes at 304-428-4438 or firstname.lastname@example.org.