Jones County Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications September 1
Grant priorities areas include:
- Economic well-being
- Quality of life
- Educational opportunities
- Community capital improvements
- Personal health
- Jones County tourism and recreation
- Local heritage
- Conservation efforts
Applicants are allowed to request funding only once per calendar year and cannot receive funding in consecutive years. Eligible applicants must be 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations or government bodies. Other nonprofits with charitable projects may also qualify but must partner with a qualified nonprofit or government body that will serve as a sponsor.
Last fall, the Community Foundation awarded grants totaling $74,000 to 14 organizations.