Grants

Miami County Foundation is committed to sharing resources and advancing our communities in order to create possibilities for people within Miami County, Ohio. Eligible non-profit organizations, schools and municipalities are welcome to apply for grant opportunities from the foundation.

 

Application must be delivered in-person to the designated drop box before 4:00 PM on the due date OR postmarked by the due date. If a due date falls on a weekend, applications will be due by 4:00 PM the next business day. Please check your e-mail spam folder regularly to ensure that messages from Miami County Foundation aren't missed.

Spring Grant Applications due February 28   ·   Fall Grant Applications due September 10
 

ANNOUNCEMENT FALL 2022:  MCF will soon move offices locally!

During this transition, review the application notes page for application packet delivery instructions. 

Miami County Agricultural Leadership Fund Grant

For Agricultural-Related - DEADLINE EXTENDED 10/10/22

For eligible organizations, schools or municipalities enhancing Miami County's agricultural-related programs, educational opportunities and projects, this donor-advised grant opportunity is available in addition to the community grant opportunity above - also due September 10! The Miami County Agricultural Leadership Fund was made possible by the Miami County Farm Bureau and is administered by Miami County Foundation, leveraging partnerships between the agricultural, educational, leadership and social organizations of our community.

REQUIREMENTS

*See additional specific requirements for each request type below

(non-profits, schools, municipalities).

 

Funds/services should be provided directly to citizens of Miami County, Ohio.

School, Municipality or Tax-exempt

non-profit organization classified by IRS

as a 501(c)(3) or equivalent organization 

GUIDELINES

PROCEDURE

Download the fillable PDF application above to apply. A Final Report is required by specified deadlines prior to applying for another grant.

Submit five sets as indicated below and

in the application instructions.

Recipients will be notified via e-mail and invited to an award celebration.

Application packets must be postmarked

no later than February 28 or September 10.

School's superintendent signature is required on school-related applications.

 

Organizations are limited
to one grant per 12-month period

(except schools).

*SpeciFIC Requirements

Determine the appropriate requirements for your request:

Non-Profits


Submit one copy of the organization’s letter of determination from the IRS certifying 501(c)(3) status or equivalent.

Submit five sets, each including:

  •  Grant application form

  •  Required signatures

  •  Basic budget for the proposed project

  •  Most recent financial statement

  •  Governing board roster

  •  Annual report-if applicable

  • If your organization is providing services to a school within Miami County a letter of support from that school's principal or superintendent must be provided.

Schools

Submit five sets, each including:

  • Grant application form and narrative

  • Required signatures, including superintendent

  • Basic budget for the proposed project

Municipalities


Submit five sets, each including:

  • Grant application form and narrative

  • Required signatures

  • Basic budget for the
    proposed project

Includes all government agencies