Community Grant Award

Congratulations to the 2020 Community Grant Award Recipient

 Girls with Impact Inc.

                    

Girls with Impact Inc, has been selected to receive the Junior League of Greenwich Community Grant Award. This $5000 award provides financial support for a community need not currently being met by Junior League projects or programs. Girls With Impact Inc, is an organization whose mission is to equip girls with the business and leadership skills required of today’s workforce, thereby increasing their college and career successes. Our grant will help fund 18 girls from a low to moderate income background in Greenwich to participate in a 5-day summer camp program at the University of Connecticut, Stamford. The summer camp will provide girls in grades 9-12 with age appropriate activities matching the curriculum of Girls With Impact Academy program.

 

About the Award: 

Each year the Junior League of Greenwich awards up to $5,000 to a community organization based in Greenwich, CT to provide financial support for a community need that is not being met by current Junior League projects or programs.  The grant is intended to fund new initiatives or expand programs relating to community needs, rather than subsidize existing programs. This grant will be presented in the Spring of 2020.

A list of current projects can be found here: JLG Project List
The aggregate amount awarded will be up to $5,000.

ELIGIBILITY:
Any local tax-exempt organization

CRITERIA:
The organization should promote voluntarism and provide training and/or education for the community

REQUIREMENTS:
1. Submission of the Grant Request Form:
2. Most recent audited financial report
3. IRS Tax Exempt Determination Letter
4. Current year’s budget
5. Annual Report (if available)

If you have any questions regarding the JLG’s grant process, please contact the JLG office at (203) 869-1979 or email at jlg@jlgreenwich.org 

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