Grant Application Guide

New Program Requests                         

If you are seeking funds for a new program, or a program that has not received funds in the past, you are required to complete this application for United Way Board Approval. If approved you will then be invited to participate in the Community Investment Process.

The New Program Application  is due to the United Way on Friday, December 9th, 2016 by 4:00pm.  You will be notified  if  the program meets United Way criteria and a full application can be submitted.

Agenda For Change Goals and Outcomes 

United Way of Mower County Grant Process

We have an open, competitive allocation process that identifies which organizations will have the greatest impact in helping us make a difference in our community. UWMC is able to fund exceptional programs through the implementation of the Community Impact Grants process, a competitive and transparent allocation process that is open to all nonprofit organizations that are able to meet eligibility criteria.

Please submit a completed Grant Application, the most recent Form 990 or audit by no later than Friday, February 3rd, 2017 at 4:00PM. 

Investment Panel Meetings

Investment Panel Meetings will take place February 13th to March 23rd, 2017.


Summary of Dates

 December 1, 2016 Applications Available
 February 3, 2017 by 4:00PM Applications Due
 February 13-March 23, 2017 Investment Panel Meetings
April 3, 2017 Funding Decisions Announced