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DCF’s Fund for Women Launches Statewide 2015 Grants Program

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The Fund for Women will begin accepting applications for its 2015 grants program from Delaware nonprofit agencies with programs benefiting women and girls beginning Jan. 1, 2015.

The application is available online at The deadline is Jan. 30, 2015.

The Fund for Women accepts applications from nonprofit, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organizations for programs that address the needs and enhance the worth and potential of women and girls in Delaware by helping them to lead productive, self-sufficient lives. The Fund for Women’s one-year grants offer organizations an opportunity to obtain seed money for innovative, creative programming or to continue or expand programs proven to be effective. No grants are awarded for individuals. Only online applications are accepted and should be sent to [email protected].

The Fund for Women is offering two grant workshops to assist organizations in preparing their applications. Attendance at one of these workshops is optional and will not affect the grant awards.

Workshops will be held:

  •  Friday, Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m., CenDel Community Building, 101 W. Loockerman St., Dover, DE
  •  Thursday, Dec. 18, 10 a.m., Community Service Building, 100 W. 10th St, Wilmington, DE