“The Managing Partners of the Literacy Coalition of Madison County NY are pleased to introduce Dyann Nashton as the new Program Coordinator for LCMCNY. Ms. Nashton received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Utica College of Syracuse University and has many years of experience in development and organizational leadership. Ms. Nashton is from Oneida, NY. She will begin her part-time duties on June 1st. We would, however, encourage you to come meet her in person at the full Coalition Meeting taking place on May 23rd. All parties interested in our mission of raising literacy levels in Madison County through shared efforts are invited to attend the meeting being held from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Sullivan Free Library in Chittenango. We look forward to Ms. Nashton becoming a new partner in raising literacy awareness and levels in Madison County.”
The Literacy Coalition of Madison County is excited to offer four mini grant opportunities of $2,500 each to tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations in Madison County. The goal of these grant opportunities are to fund innovative projects in the areas of literacy services that focus on any of the following areas: health literacy, fiscal literacy, workforce development, family literacy, and summer learning.
The following guidelines are designed to furnish you with the information necessary to apply for a Literacy Coalition of Madison County grant. Each proposal is evaluated on its potential value to literacy needs in Madison County; funding requested aligns with funds available for disbursement; and the quality of planning, leadership, collaboration, support, and vision expressed in the application.
Application Deadline: End of June
Decision Date: End of July
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A GRANT?
Programs seeking to apply through a fiscal sponsor, or seeking an exception to any of the above policies, should consult with a member of the Managing Partners prior to submission.
WHAT ARE THE GOALS OF THE Grant proposal?
HOW DO YOU SUBMIT A PROPOSAL?
Grant applications are available by request. To receive an application please contact Dyann Nashton. Upon completion applications can be mailed to: Literacy Coalition of Madison County, Attn: Grant Application, 1081 Northside Shopping Center, Oneida, NY 13421 or email to: Dyann Nashton at email@example.com indicate grant application in the subject line
NOTICE OF GRANT DECISION
Applicants will be officially notified of approval or declination by letter following the Coalition’s July Managing Partner meeting. We request that inquiries regarding the status of a grant application be made after that date. Should you have any questions or concerns regarding the grant application process, contact Dyann Nashton at firstname.lastname@example.org
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