Community foundation funding cycle begins January 2020
The Coastal Georgia Foundation will open its next competitive Community Impact Fund grants cycle in January 2020. The application period begins January 2 and proposals are due February 28. Awards will be announced in May.
The Foundation will continue to focus on agencies working with at-risk youth and demonstrating measurable results, as well as proposals from agencies that support the parents, guardians and caregivers of at-risk youth.
The Foundation accept proposals for up to $5,000 from agencies with:
1) Programs serving at-risk youth and which specifically address one of these areas: Early Childhood Literacy and/or Quality-Rated Child Care; Teen pregnancy and births to unwed young mothers; Juvenile Crime and Gang Activity; High School Graduation and Workforce Readiness; Youth Development and Innovative Education Strategies; or Risk Reduction, including child protective, substance abuse, and/or mental health services.
2) Services that concentrate on parenting, job skills and financial security for adults.
With any questions about the Community Impact Fund, the process for applications, or the Foundation, please call Ellen Post, Grants and Operations Manager: 912-268-4442 or email .