Check back often for new grant opportunities.
Apply for EFSP Grants:
Applications Accepted until 11:59 p.m. June 12, 2020
Faulkner County agencies are invited to apply for Emergency Food & Shelter Program funds from Phase 37 and Phase CARES.
The local board has established a priority for grants for agency programs that assist with food, rental, and utility assistance expenses.
- Grant recipients may use funds to supplement/extend existing resources.
- Grant funds cannot be used to substitute or reimburse ongoing programs and/or services.
- Grant funds cannot supplant or replace funds from other sources already budgeted.
A separate application is required for each phase.
Agencies may submit applications for one or both phases.
The deadline to apply is 11:59 p.m. on June 12, 2020.
The Spring Grant Cycle is Closed.
2020 Spring Grant Application Process:
Applications Accepted until 11:59 p.m. April 10, 2020
To apply, click the button below that says "Apply Community Impact Grants".
Download the fillable pdf form.
Complete the application and email it to email@example.com. (Grants must be received by 11:59 CTS on April 10 to be considered for funding.
Grant requests for $5,000 or below will not be considered for this grant cycle.
Please check back in September to apply for a mini-grant.
2020 Spring Grant Eligibility Requirements:
United Way of Central Arkansas is accepting grant applications for the 2020/2021 grant year.
To be eligible for allocation consideration from the United Way of Central Arkansas Investment Grant,
your agency must meet ALL of the following criteria:
Provide a human service to residents of Faulkner, Perry, Van Buren County, and/or Conway County.
The organization must be recognized by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a tax-exempt organization under 26 U.S. Code 501(c) 3 and to which contributions are tax-deductible pursuant to 26 U.S.C. 170(c)(2) and the organization is classified as a public charity under U.S.C. 509(a). A copy of the most recent IRS Determination Letter will be required.
File IRS form 990, or pro forma IRS for 990 and show a copy of such filing for a period ending no more than 18 months prior to January 2019.
Have a Certified Public Accountant conduct an audit every other year. The audit must include a management letter and if need be, an action plan for rectifying any deficiencies noted in the management letter.
Have an active local Board of Directors or Advisory Board (Residing in Faulkner, Perry Van Buren, and/or Conway County).
Have a policy of non-discrimination (board, staff, volunteers, and clients).
Procure and maintain valid and adequate policies of insurance regarding fire, loss, casualty, indemnity, and general and professional liability if applicable.
Have written policies on Board Membership and Governance in bylaws.
Have at least one part-time or full time paid employee.
List of Board of Directors meeting dates during the past 12 months when a quorum was present and the month that you elect new board members.
Have an overall agency operating budget.