Grant Guidelines


The LaGrange County Community Foundation encourages projects that:

  • Promote cooperation and avoid duplication
  • Inspire and encourage additional funding
  • Request seed money for exciting and innovative ways to meet unmet needs
  • Reach a broad segment of the community
  • Provide services that are normally not provided
  • Help make charitable organizations more effective, efficient and self-sustaining

Proposal Deadlines

Proposals will be accepted during one of the our three grant cycles in 2018. Deadlines are April 16 (spring), July 16 (summer), and October 16 (fall). Award details for each grant cycle will be announced May 31, August 31 and November 30. 

Grant Agreement

If approved, each grant recipient must sign an agreement that includes the following obligations:

  • Public acknowledgement of the LaGrange County Community Foundation's support
  • Expenditure of the funds as specified in the proposal
  • Return of any unused portion of the grant
  • Complete a final grant report 
  • Any special conditions as mutually agreed

Download a full listing of our grant guidelines