Sunday, May 31, 2009

Grant Applications Sought

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee has announced its annual call for discretionary grant applications. Nonprofit organizations serving to improve the well-being of residents in the Cookeville area are eligible and encouraged to apply. Grant applications are available online at cfmt.org. The application deadline is August 3. Officials say all tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations applying for discretionary grants must be profiled on the Web site GivingMatters.com. Grants will be awarded, based upon need, and are given to nonprofit organizations serving a wide range of causes, including: education, health, social services, and the arts. The grant recipients will be announced in late fall.