Date: February 19th, 2014

B/HAF Accepting Grant Applications

The Blanchardville/Hollandale Area Fund is now accepting grant applications.

Applications are being accepted for projects that serve the Lafayette and Iowa County area.    Projects may include enhancement of parks and public spaces, historic and cultural preservation, youth activities and facilities, education, the arts, and health and human services.  Applications are accepted from non-profit organizations only.  Requests from individuals for personal projects or needs are not allowed under the federal tax laws.  Individuals are welcome to work through their local community non-profit organizations.

Applications for must be received by 4 p.m. on April 1, 2014.

To access the application form, visit the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin website at and click on the “Open Grant Applications” page.

Applications should be mailed to the Blanchardville/Hollandale Area Fund, P.O. Box 733, Monroe, WI  53566.

Successful applicants will be notified by mid-May.  Grantees must use their grant within one year of the award.

The  Blanchardville/Hollandale Area Fund is a component of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin.  For more information or questions, contact Linda Gebhardt, Donor Services Representative, 608-328-4060 or