The Canton Community Foundation is now accepting applications for grants to be distributed in June 2017. Applications will be accepted now through April 26, 2017.
Grants will only be made to 501(c)3 organizations. Proposed projects should aim to improve social and health outcomes for youth and seniors in the greater Canton community. Examples for youth include, but are not limited to, prevention and cessation of tobacco use, prevention of substance abuse, conflict resolution, after-school activities, parenting education, and overall wellness.
Examples for seniors include, but are not limited to, cessation of tobacco use, disease prevention, management of chronic disease, mental health care, dementia support, and overall wellness.
Grant requests that do not improve social or health outcomes for youth and seniors will not be considered.
Five grants will be awarded: 1 $5000 grant, 2 $2500 grants, and 2 $1000 grants.