Date: April 7th, 2014

Shullsburg Fund Offers Community Grants

A local charitable organization, the Shullsburg Fund, is now accepting grant applications.

The Shullsburg Fund is accepting applications for projects that serve the greater Shullsburg 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.

Applications for the fund must be received by 4 p.m. on May 12, 2014.

The fund is a component of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin.

To access the application forms for the fund, visit the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin website at www.cfsw.org and click on the “Open Grant Applications” page.

The original application and one copy should be mailed to the Shullsburg Fund, P.O. Box 733, Monroe, WI  53566.

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

For more information or questions, contact Linda Gebhardt, Donor Services Representative, 608-328-4060 or linda@cfsw.org.