Lexington SCORE is the only resource for free, dependable, nonprofit support in the State of Kentucky with a nonprofit practitioner with over 25 years of experience in the  nonprofit realm.  

 

Blue Grass Community Foundation Grant Opportunity

Thomson R. Bryant, Jr. and Betty R. Bryant Fund

Grant Opportunity

Blue Grass Community Foundation Grant Opportunity

The Thomson R. Bryant, Jr. and Betty R. Bryant Fund at Blue Grass Community Foundation is accepting applications from tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations that provide health and human services directly impacting residents of Fayette County. Funding priorities include basic human needs, housing, homelessness, health and safety, and child protective services. Successful proposals will address community needs through programs and activities that demonstrate sustainable impact and measurable outcomes.  Proposals for program or organizational development support will be accepted.  Maximum grant award is $10,000.      

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