SUPPORTED GRANT TYPES

  • Community Enrichment/Progress
  • Cultural and Civic Programs
  • Arts
  • Health
  • Environment
  • Social Services
  • Education
 

In general, the foundation will support three types of requests:

  • Projects of service to the general community or pilot projects.
  • Seed money to enable projects to demonstrate their potential or enhance services.
  • Emergency funding for community needs.

mandatory pre-application meeting

December 8, 2016  •  6 - 8 p.m.
US Bank (second level)
701 Sumner Ave, Humboldt, IA 50548

All applicants must attend this meeting to be eligible to apply for a grant.


2017 GRANT APPLICATION TIMELINE

  • November 1, 2016 - Grant Application Available
  • December 8, 2016 - Grant Meeting
    6 - 8 p.m. at US Bank
  • January 6, 2017 - Grant Application Deadline
    Application must be delivered by 4 p.m. to City of Humboldt, 29 5th Street South, Humboldt, Iowa 50548. Or mailed and postmarked no later than January 6, 2017.
  • January 11, 2017 - Committee Meets to Review Applications
  • January 25, 2017 - HCCF Board Meets to Approve Grants
  • February 3, 2017 - Target Date for GOMCF Submission and Final Approval
  • March 1, 2017 - Notice of Grants Awards and Letters Mailed Out
  • March 23, 2017 - Grant Awards Ceremony
  • September 30, 2017 - Grant Projects Completion Date

Total Amount Awarded Since Inception of HCCF: $1,025,282

2013 - $104,290

2014 - $105,015

2015 - $95,707

2016 - $91,506


Proof of purchase and expenditure of funds applying to grants must be supplied to the community foundation within 3 months or a request for extension must be given by the community foundation. You must also submit a signed, completed Humboldt County Community Foundation Evaluation Form.