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Western Lane Community Foundation
Each year, Western Lane Community Foundation awards grants to local non-profit organizations for projects and programs in its target area of western Lane County. Grants are awarded in the areas of education, medicine and science, the arts and social and civic services.
The amount available for distribution each year varies based on the performance of the invested portfolio of discretionary funds. Grant requests and awards vary greatly in amount, with a range from $100.00 to around $5,000, depending on the nature of the grant project and funds available for distribution.
Grant applications for the 2021 grant cycle will be accepted by WLCF between October 15, 2020 and January 15, 2021. Grant applications may be downloaded here. Before completing your application, please review the Grant Guidelines. Submit to Western Lane Community Foundation, P.O. Box 1589 Florence, Oregon 97439 or email to [email protected] in pdf format. Applications must be postmarked or received no later than close of business January 15, 2021.
All grant applications will be reviewed by the Board of Directors and each applicant will be contacted by a board member for an interview regarding the grant request. Grants will be selected in February and awarded in late March.
Successful grant recipients are required to submit a grant report by September 30, 2021.