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Marion County Community Foundation Now Accepting Grant Applications


The Marion County Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications to help support community betterment projects in the area. The foundation receives grant money through a portion of the state gambling revenues and 75% of the funds are then awarded to charitable projects within Marion County, with the remaining 25% going to a permanent endowment fund. Eligible organizations must be 501-C-3 tax exempt or a 170-B unit of government. Past grants ranged from $250 to $4,000 and application forms can be obtained by calling David Johnson at 828-7373 or CLICKING HERE [1]. Packets must be submitted by April 20th.