The purpose of the Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaward County is to improve the quality of life in Muncie and Delaware County. Grants are awarded to fund projects for which there is a demonstrable community benefit in one of the following areas of interest: arts and culture, community betterment, economic development, education, and human services.
Review current grant opportunities at https://www.cfmdin.org/apply-for-grants:
Current grantees can be seen at https://www.cfmdin.org/our-grantees.
The foundation does not make grants to individuals and generally does not make grants for religious purposes, for covering budget deficits, for travel, for fundraising events, for endowments, or for projects normally the responsibility of a government agency. Grants are generally awarded to 501(c)(3) organizations.
Quarterly Competitive Grants - First-time applicants are required to call the Foundation prior to creating an LOI.
Both the Initial Request and the Application will be accepted on a rolling basis, but the Foundation needs time to contact you, research, and think through your match. As a guide on timing:
Similar timelines are anticipated annually.