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Accepting Grant Applications for the Spring Grant Cycle.
 

KIWANIS CLUB OF PETOSKEY

REQUEST FOR GRANT FUNDING

 

             The Kiwanis Club of Petoskey is inviting grant applications from community-based organizations. 

             While focused on changing the world…one child at a time, Kiwanis is also interested in projects that

             have a broad community benefit. You can find more information by contacting the committee chairs

             listed below. Be sure to note which committee’s focus would best fit your project.

             

             APPLICATIONS ARE ACCEPTED TWICE A YEAR, MAY 31ST AND NOVEMBER 30TH.           

 

             PLEASE SEE THE GUIDELINES FOR GRANT SEEKERS AND USE THE GRANT REQUEST FORM AND FORMAT                            FOR YOUR REQUEST

 

             A FINAL REPORT IS REQUIRED FROM ALL SUCCESSFUL GRANT APPLICANTS

             A Link to the Grant Application:

             https://portalbuzzuserfiles.s3.amazonaws.com/ou-15716/userfiles/files/kiwanis%20grant%20application.docx

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


KIWANIS CLUB OF PETOSKEY

GUIDELINES FOR GRANT SEEKERS

 

GRANT REQUEST INSTRUCTIONS

 

The Kiwanis Club of Petoskey is dedicated to changing the world…one child at a time. By working together, our club achieves what one person alone cannot. As a service club, we raise money and contribute volunteers to local causes that benefit youth and our community. The grant program is one way we accomplish this purpose.

 

GUIDELINES FOR FILING GRANT APPLICATIONS

  • Grant amounts range from $100 to $500, but could be higher for a complex project.
  • The Kiwanis mission is to ‘Serve the Children of the World’. Please make sure that your grant relates to the mission in some way.
  • Applications must be submitted on the Kiwanis grant form and in the requested format. We require a completion date and/or timeline.
  • The Kiwanis Club of Petoskey will only consider requests from non-profit organizations
  • Grant recipients must submit a final report for the program detailing how Kiwanis funds were spent. Please use the final report form attached as an example for this purpose. Photographs in digital format with photo-releases are appreciated or a follow-up program at our regular Kiwanis of Petoskey meeting is always welcome
  • The decision of the Kiwanis Club of Petoskey members is final.
  • The Kiwanis Club of Petoskey must be named/credited for funding the grant.
  • Describe how you will recognize Kiwanis in your project.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Kiwanis Club of Petoskey

APPLICATION FOR GRANT FUNDS

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 Name of organization______________________________________________________________________

 Contact person_______________________________________Title_________________________________

 Contact address___________________________________________________________________________

 City, state, zip____________________________________________________________________________

 Contact telephone____________________________ Contact e-mail_________________________________

 Organization web site_______________________________________________________________________

 Organization’s Mission Statement (if no mission statement, purpose of organization):

 ________________________________________________________________________________________

_________________________________________________________________________________________

_________________________________________________________________________________________

Is the organization a 501(c)3 entity?_________ If yes, Tax ID/EIN Number ____________________________

Amount of money requested from Kiwanis________________ Total cost of project______________________

Date you need the grant funding: ________________ Date project will be completed: ___________________

 NARRATIVE/ATTACHMENTS - On up to 2 additional pages attached to this grant form: Describe the

project, program or event, how it meets a community need, who and how many people it will serve. Provide a

budget for the entire project and specifically what Kiwanis is being asked to fund and list any other sources of

income. Lay out a timeline for the project with dates. Detail how you will evaluate whether the project is

successful and how you will measure your success. Include how you will recognize Kiwanis in your project.  Provide a list of the organization’s Board of Directors and indicate any current Kiwanis members on that list. You may include an organization brochure or pamphlet in addition to the 2-page narrative. Petoskey Kiwanis reserves the right to ask for additional details depending upon the complexity of the project.

 

 Has this organization been awarded Kiwanis funds in the last 5 years? ______________ 

If so, for what project and how much?__________________________________________________________

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Print name of President or Executive Director         Date                   Signature of President or Executive Director



KIWANIS CLUB OF PETOSKEY

FINAL REPORT FORM

 

Using this form and up to two additional pages, please provide the following information:

 Name of Organization                                                                                                            Date

 Contact Person and Phone/Email

 Kiwanis Committee that provided the Grant:

  1. Provide a project summary and the community need(s) met through the project.  Include full budget with other sources of income.

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Was the project successful? How did you measure success?  Why? How many people were served?

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Do you have digital photos of the project in action? If so, please include a cd or dvd with your report and photo releases allowing Kiwanis to use the photos in marketing material.

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. How did you recognize Kiwanis?