WISE Women of Blair County announces funding opportunities

WISE Women of Blair County, through the Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation, has established a funding opportunity to support efforts to empower women and eliminate racism through collaboration, service and education techniques.

Funding opportunities could include workshops and educational events, training sessions and direct service projects targeted toward empowering women and eliminating racism.

WISE Women of Blair County anticipates awarding three to five projects that serve Blair County residents this award cycle.

All grant funds must be expended between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2020.

Eligible applicants are tax-exempt charitable organizations under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code or public charity with a 50 percent deductibility limitation (see IRS.gov).

Grant applications are due by 4 p.m. Oct. 25.

All organizations submitting a grant application will be notified of their status by early December.

Grant application guidelines and forms can be found at www.wisewomenofblaircounty.org or emailing WISE Women at info@wisewomenofblaircounty.org.

Completed applications also can be mailed or delivered to: WISE Women of Blair County, Grants Committee, P.O. Box 134, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.