Grants are available to 501(c)3 non-profit organizations operating in Skagit County.
Community Impact Grants are now closed for 2016. They will reopen in the Spring of 2017.
Organizations providing services in the following areas are encouraged to apply:
- Education: Supporting children from birth to 3rd grade and their parents and caregivers
- Income: Supporting financial self-sufficiency and financial literacy for children and adults
- Health: Supporting healthy, safe living and healthy choices for children and adults
Points are given to agencies that attend our free Logic Model trainings (the application requires a completed logic model, budget, and projected demographics). Points are also given to agencies that participate in the appropriate coalition for their type of service. We require the agency be registered as a nonprofit with the State of Washington as well as registered for charitable solicitations; the agency must be a 501 (c) 3 registered with the IRS as well as provide your current 990 (IRS informational return); have a Board of Directors (names shared with us); and:
- If the agency has gross receipts of less than $25,000 they are required to submit a current Income and Expenditure record.
- If the agency has gross receipts of $25,000 to $50,000, they are required to submit a current Compiled Financial Statements prepared by an independent CPA.
- If the agency has gross receipts greater than $50,000 up to $200,000 they are required to submit a current Review of its finances by an independent CPA.
- If the agency has gross receipts greater than $200,000, they are required to submit a current Audit of its finances by an independent CPA.
Supporting Resources for Applicants:
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United Way of Skagit County
PO Box 451
831 S. Burlington Blvd.
Burlington, WA 98233