Lawrence County Community Foundation Accepting Online Grant Applications

(BEDFORD) – The Lawrence County Community Foundation is still accepting online applications for the 2020 Open Grant Cycle.

More than $75,000 is available for charitable programs and projects that serve the residents of Lawrence County.

The cycle is open to non-profit organizations recognized by the IRS as having 501(c)(3) status, educational institutions, and governmental entities; awards will be distributed in July.

The Open Grant Cycle applications will be processed separately from Emergency Relief requests related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 2020 cycle is funded by the:

  • Bob Bridge Fund
  • Patrick & Sharon Robbins Fund
  • Paul & Patty Ford Community Fund
  • William A. Poling Fund for Lawrence County
  • Bedford Federal Savings Bank Community Fund
  • Brett Terry Community Fund
  • German American Bancorp Fund,
  • Ralph W. “Shorty” & Bette Robison Fund
  • Sargent Family Fund
  • Chloral Hilderbrand Community Grants Fund
  • Harold “Mac” & Shirley McReynolds Fund
  • Bicentennial Fund
  • Earlyn & Alvera Burkhart Hill and Orlin & Imogene Burkett Memorial Fund
  • Dollens Fund
  • Hoosier Hills Credit Union Community Fund
  • Jo Ellen (Alhorn) Lee Community Fund
  • Ferguson Community Fund
  • Jim & Annette Seib Community Fund
  • David Allen Jacobs Community Fund

Grantseekers must register at and be approved prior to submitting an application; the application deadline is April 20, 2020 to be considered for funding.