Community Grants

SACFI Grants Policy;

The Sussex Area Community Foundation 2022 Community Grants will be due on March 9 at 12pm and September 14, 2022 at 12pm:
  1. Sussex Area Community Foundation Community Grants information and application link is below:
Community grant applications will be due twice per year –  March & September. Norton Community PlaygroundNext applications are due the second Wednesday of March and September at 12:00 (noon). No late grants will be accepted.  Grants will be evaluated in September and March with awards in October and April respectively. (Awards are approximately 6 weeks after application deadline).  All grant applicants will receive notification of their grant status. How To Receive Grants : Foundation grants support projects that benefit the Sussex area and residents.  Funded projects provide a service to the community or take an innovative approach to needs and concerns within the Sussex area.  Projects are in the areas of Health, Environment, Social Program, Sports & Recreations, Education, Arts & Culture are of priority.

To apply for a grant:  Read through ALL of the material below.
  1. If you feel your project may qualify for a grant, submit an application.
  2. Your application will be reviewed within a few weeks of the due date.  All letters will receive a reply.
  3. Grants will be awarded at the Community Grants Award Ceremony held within eight weeks of application deadline (Date yet to be determined).
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