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 7, 2017 (6pm-7pm): Location: VFW, 412 Main Street, Dakota City, IA 

 

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


2018 GRANT APPLICATION TIMELINE

  • November 1, 2018: Grant Application Available 

  • December 6, 2018 (6pm-7pm): MANDATORY Grant Meeting • Location: VFW, 412 Main Street, Dakota City, IA 

  • January 4, 2019: Grant Application Deadline • Applications must be delivered by 4:00 pm to City Hall in Humboldt (29 5th Street South, Humboldt, IA) or if mailed applications must be postmarked no later than January 4, 2019.

  • January 10, 2019: Committee Meets to Review Applications

  • January 24, 2019: HCCF Board meets to Approve Grants

  • February 31, 2019: GDMCF Submission and Final Approval

  • February 28, 2019: Notice of Grant Awards Mailed to Recipients 

  • March 21, 2019: Grant Awards Ceremony • A representative from all recipient organizations must be present at the awards ceremony. 

  • September 31, 2019: Grant Evaluations or Extension Requests Are Due

  • **The Humboldt County Community Foundation reserves the right to alter the Grant Timeline if necessary.


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.