Grants Archive

GACF awards grants to 13 organizations for 2023!

Last night, we hosted our annual Founders’ & Grant Banquet at the Catholic Hall in Girard. It was a fantastic evening honoring our grant recipients and all the great work they do in Girard and surrounding communities. For 2023, we awarded $65,193 in competitive grants to 13 amazing organizations! Thanks to all those who could … Continue reading →

Submit Your 2023 GACF Grant Application Now!

Update: Applications for the 2023 GACF grant cycle were due by September 30, 2023, and are no longer being accepted. The original version of this post follows: Heads up! We are taking grant applications through the end of September. Applications must be submitted online through GLM, the grant-application software we introduced last year. GACF Grant … Continue reading →

Announcing the 2022 GACF Grant Recipients!

We are happy to announce the 2022 Girard Area Community Foundation Grant Recipients. The annual banquet was held on Nov. 17th, and GACF was fortunate to grant $55,430! Special thanks to all our past donors. You are the reason we exist! 2022 GACF Grant Recipients This year’s grant recipients and their projects are: About GACF … Continue reading →

Our 2022 Grant Application Period Is Now Open!

Update: Applications for the 2022 GACF grant cycle were due by September 30, 2022, and are no longer being accepted. The original version of this post follows: Good news! Our 2022 grant-application period is now open! This year, all grant applications must be submitted online through our new GLM software. Keep reading to learn more … Continue reading →

GACF Awards Over $55,000 to 2021 Grantees

We hosted our annual grant reception on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. We were honored to award over $55,000 to Girard area nonprofit organizations that work tirelessly to make our area better and preserve traditions for those who follow! 2021 GACF Grant Recipients Congratulations to all of our 2021 grant recipients, and thank you so much … Continue reading →

GACF Accepting Grant Applications Through September 30 [Update: Closed]

Update: Applications for the 2020 GACF grant cycle were due by September 30, 2021, and are no longer being accepted. The original version of this post follows: Calling all nonprofits that make a difference in the Girard area: the Girard Area Community Foundation wants to help fund your project! Our grant application for 2021 will … Continue reading →

2020 GACF Grant Recipients Announced

Although we were unable to celebrate together at our annual grant reception, we are still very happy to announce that for 2020 GACF was able to award grants to 10 different organizations! The following groups received a combined total of $42,284 in grants for various projects that meet the requirements set forth by the GACF. … Continue reading →

GACF’s 2020 Grant Application Now Available! [Update: Closed]

Update: Applications for the 2020 GACF grant cycle were due by September 30, 2020, and are no longer being accepted. The original version of this post follows: We are happy to announce that the 2020 GACF grant application is now available! If you are involved with a local nonprofit that is making lasting improvements to … Continue reading →

2019 Grant Applications Open [Update: Closed]

Update: Applications for the 2019 GACF grant cycle were due by September 27, 2019, and are no longer being accepted. The original version of this post follows: The Girard Area Community Foundation announces the 2019 grant cycle. The Foundation will begin accepting applications on September 1, 2019, from local 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations and public institutions … Continue reading →

2018 GACF Grant Recipients Recognized

We had a great evening last night at the annual GACF Banquet, where over $36,000 in grants to local organization were awarded. Thank you all for coming, thank you all who have been a part of the Girard Area Community Foundation! 2018 GACF Grant Recipients Congratulations to all our 2018 grant recipients! Thank you for … Continue reading →