Apply for a Grant

 It is because of thoughtful and generous individuals, families, and businesses that Wayne County Community Foundation is able to strengthen and impact our local community through grantmaking.

Organizations eligible to apply for funding include: tax-exempt non-profit, 501(c)(3) charitable organizations and qualified government entities that support and provide services directly benefiting Wayne County, Ohio. The Foundation does not award grants to individuals except through scholarship funds.

Research our grant opportunities below. Click on each opportunity for detailed information about eligibility requirements and application instructions.

Grant OpportunitiesDeadline
Wayne County Emergency Response FundOngoing   
WCCF Competitive Community GrantsMarch 1st and September 1st
The Women's FundSeptember 1st
GIVE 365 Wayne CountyMarch 1st   
Wayne County Community Youth Foundation   February 1st
Wayne County Children's Resource FundSeptember 1
Laura B. Frick Charitable TrustMarch 1st and September 1st
George T. Dunlap Community Foundation FundApril 1st
Employment Resource FundOngoing
Deadlines may be extended when conflicting with a National Holiday. Please refer to Grant Guidelines for each Grant Opportunity above for additional information.

Wayne County
Community Foundation

517 North Market Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691

Phone: (330) 262-3877
Fax: (330) 262-8057

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