Grants deadline nears for nonprofits serving Clintonville area
The Clintonville Area Foundation (CAF), an affiliate of the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, is accepting grant applications until Dec. 15 from charitable organizations serving people of the Clintonville area.
The CAF is seeking applications for projects or new programs with clear goals and financial accountability, and for which a moderate amount of grant money can make an impact on an area of need. Grants are made for a broad range of purposes in the area of arts and culture, health and human services, community development, education, and environment. Organizations eligible to receive grants are those determined by the IRS to be public charities. The application deadline is December 15, 4:00 p.m.
In other recent news, CAF announced their slate of officers for the 2011-12 fiscal year. They are Chair Dan Gast, Vice Chair Nancy Ignacio, Secretary Kathy Akey and Treasurer Ryon Kautz.
Complete guidelines and a grant application form can be found by visiting the CAF website at www.clintonvillefoundation.org. General questions about the grant process can also be directed to CAF Grants Committee Chair Jenny Goldschmidt at 715-823-7215 ext. 2603 or Todd Sutton at the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region at 920-830-1290 ext. 28.