Grants are awarded by the Porter County Community Foundation to nonprofit organizations that serve Porter County. Nonprofit organizations may submit grant applications according to the grant guidelines.
Porter County Community Fund
The Porter County Community Foundation seeks to improve lives in Porter County by providing funds through an open grant making process for humanitarian, cultural, educational and environmental purposes. Grant proposals must be submitted to the Foundation by no later than 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on February 15, 2018 and August 15, 2018.
Women’s Fund of Porter County
The Women’s Fund of Porter County seeks to fund programs or projects that address the needs and opportunities that support the Fund’s purpose of improving the quality of life for our community’s women and children of all ages and must be sustainable. Grant proposals must be in the Foundation office by no later than 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on March 15, 2018.
Sparking the Arts Fund
Sparking the Arts has been created as a Fund of the Porter County Community Foundation to foster a more visible role for the arts in Porter County which, in turn, can create a richer, more beautiful quality of life for our citizens. The program or project for which funding is being requested must support and/or promote the arts in Porter County. Grant proposals must be in the Foundation office by no later than 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on April 16, 2018.