2013-14 Funding Opportunities
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette (UWCW) is activating our newly released strategic plan by making investments through two grant streams: Community Strengthening and Community Transformation.
Community Strengthening Grants
Overview: A three-year investment for up to 30 nonprofit organizations to increase the capacity of organizations that are leading the way and working within their community to eliminate poverty among young people and families.
How to Apply: Community Strengthening Application Process
Community Transformation Grants
Overview: A five-year investment will be awarded to one community collaborative that possesses a strong vision of how it will address childhood poverty in the region and can clearly demonstrate collaborative and community readiness.
How to Apply: Community Transformation Application Process
Ongoing Funding Opportunities
Overview: Responsive, one-time investments to increase the efficiency or effectiveness of service networks which support the most underserved populations in our region. Eligible organizations may submit one request per fiscal year.
Award Range & Duration: $1,000 to $20,000, six months from award date
Application Deadline: Ongoing
More Information: Full details of Catalyst Fund opportunities
Questions about Funding Opportunities?
For additional information, please contact the appropriate UWCW staff member.
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