Quantcast
Mar 312014
 

orange foundationThe Orange Foundation is now accepting applications for grants to be distributed this spring.

Funding is available for projects benefiting the residents of Orange. Those eligible for grants include non-profit organizations, parent-teacher organizations, and service organizations.

According to Janice Lettick, Distribution Committee Member and Chair of Grant Distribution, “Since it began giving out grants, the foundation has distributed more than $138,000 to various local civic and community organizations. The grants range in size from $500 to $1,500. We encourage Orange community organizations to apply for funding to support their activities.”

Grant Funds include:

Officer Robert F. Stankye Fund - Established in 1994

To provide support in whole or in part to the projects and programs of community organizations within the Town of Orange.

O’Sulivan Family Fund - Established in 1994

To provide support in whole or in part to the projects and programs of community organizations within the Town of Orange.

The Olga Fund - Established in 2002

To provide assistance to any senior Orange Resident(s) who require medical, social, familial and/or other needs.  Also to provide assistance to resident families requiring temporary respite care; or funding for any event or project sponsored by the Town of Orange, a community service organization or any other non-profit group.

Past Recipients include: Camp Cedarcrest; Orange Arts Council; Necessities, Inc.; Orange Historical Society; and the American Legion Post 127.

Deadline for applications is April 30. Applicants are encouraged to complete the online form available at www.OrangeFoundation.org. Completed applications may be mailed to The Orange Foundation, P.O. Box 729, Orange, CT 06477-0729.

Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin