Faulkner County Community Foundation Grants Available for Projects That Improve the Community

Nonprofits in Faulkner County can go to arcf.org beginning January 10 to download an application for Giving Tree Grants through Faulkner County Community Foundation, an affiliate of Arkansas Community Foundation. Applications must be submitted by February 15.

Any IRS 501(c)(3) public charity, public school, government agency or hospital in Faulkner County is eligible to apply. Other applicants may be considered if the project has a clear charitable purpose for the public benefit. Grants are not made to individuals. Applications will be reviewed by a grantmaking committee from Faulkner County Community Foundation.

Giving Tree Grants will range from $750 to $3,000.  Giving Tree Grants support efforts in areas such as human services, education, health, environment, and community development. Visit arcf.org to view Giving Tree grant submission guidelines and begin the application process. For more information, contact Julie LaRue, 501-932-0390, or faulknercounty@arcf.org.

Since 2001, Faulkner County Community Foundation has granted over $215,000 in Giving Tree Grants to non-profits in Faulkner County. Arkansas Community Foundation is a nonprofit organization that fosters smart giving to improve communities.