About the Windham Area Women & Girls Fund Grants
Join us in empowering women of all ages across Eastern Connecticut.
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Grant Limits & Criteria
- Eligible applicants may submit grant requests for amounts between $2,000 and $5,000.
- We will not consider grants for projects that are typically supported by public funding.
- Please review our General Eligibility Criteria for Grants here.
- These grants must be for the benefit of women and girls in Ashford, Chaplin, Columbia, Coventry, Mansfield, Scotland, Stafford, Union, Willington and Windham/Willimantic.
- We recommend that all applicants speak with Lilli Rhodes, our director of development before submitting their Grant Application. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-442-3572.
Our Decision-Making Process
In accordance with Our Grantmaking Priorities, preference will be given to programs that:
- empower women of all ages make positive life decisions;
- promote healthy relationships and families;
- reduce domestic violence;
- advance the economic security of their families; and
- help women enter or reenter the workforce.
We give additional preference to programs that demonstrate collaboration among service providers.
Deadlines To Note
- Grant Applications are accepted through midnight, October 1, 2016.
- Our Grants Committee will award all grants by early December.
Submit your Grant Application through our Online Application Form. The Grant Application process is currently closed.
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