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Submit four (4) hard copies and one e-copy, to United Way of North Central Iowa. Applications should be sent to 2911 4th Street SE, P.O. Box 1465, Mason City, IA 50402. For any questions or to request additional information, please contact Jen Butler, Community Impact Director, by phone at (641) 423-1774 EXT. 11, or by e-mail at .
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Agency Executive Director / Click here to enter text /
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United Way of North Central Iowa Application for Venture Grant FundingRequest Narrative: This section of the application requires a description of the grant you are seeking matching funds for. Please be specific and concise.
Grant Name: / Click here to enter grant name /
Match Funding Requested: / Click here to enter amount requested /
Purpose of the Grant for which you are asking Match for:
Briefly describe the purpose or the overall goal for the grant funding request. Please describe, in detail, how grant funding will be used, who will be served and activities in which program participants are engaged.
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Please describe the unique local needs/problems/gaps addressed by this grant funding request.
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Service Location: Please identify which United Way of North Central Iowa counties and associated zip codes will be served by the grant request you are requesting match for. (Check all that apply)
Counties: / ☐ / Cerro Gordo / ☐ / Floyd / ☐ / Franklin / ☐ / Hancock
☐ / Kossuth / ☐ / Mitchell / ☐ / Winnebago / ☐ / Worth
Associated United Way Zip Codes: / ☐ / 50514-Armstrong / ☐ / 50604-Ackley / ☐ / 56027-Elmore
☐ / 50661-Plainfield / ☐ / 50578-Ringstad / ☐ / 50628-Elma
☐ / 56033-Frost / ☐ / 50666-Riceville
United Way of North Central Iowa Application for Venture Grant FundingImpact Area: This section is designed to help you identify which of the following United Way Impact Area best describes what the grant request will impact. Select: Education, Income Stability, or Health
☐Education: Helping community members connect with the tools they need to reach their potential / ☐Income Stability: Provide connections to aid in financial stability & independence / ☐Health: Increase access to ensure health & well-being
Grant Funding Impact: Please describe how receiving the grant you are applying for will impact the area identified above.
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Please provide a budget summary supporting the program costs requested.
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Please describe the long-term strategy and plan for sustainability of the program. Please include the program’s long-term funding plan.Click here to describe long-term strategy and plan for sustainability of the program
United Way of North Central Iowa Application for Venture Grant FundingAdditional Information
Please include any other information you would like to include about the project/grant funding.Click here to enter additional information
United Way of North Central Iowa Application for Venture Grant Funding
The undersigned hereby certify:
The information contained in this application, and various attachments, is accurate and correct to the best of my knowledge.
I further certify that our Board of Directors endorses this funding application and agrees to the requirements set forth in the Grant Application Requirements.Executive Director (Please Print)
Board Chair (please print)