The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) in partnership with the Bray Cares Foundation is pleased to announce a new grant opportunity to address housing related needs in our community. The Bray Cares Foundation application process will open on August 1, 2019 and funding is available to organizations that operate within Mesa County to provide support for housing-related needs.

Grant funding will target projects that:

  • provide emergency shelter and/or rent assistance
  • offer affordable housing, housing for people living with special needs
  • provide services to help seniors stay in their homes
  • assist Veterans with housing needs

Criteria
Eligible organizations must be a qualified 501 (c) (3), public school or tax-exempt public service agency providing services within Mesa County. Organizations should also be registered with the Colorado Secretary of State and be in good standing.

Funding Range
Grant requests should range from $500 to $5,000.

Process
Grant requests should be submitted via WCCF’s website http://wc-cf.org/nonprofits/grantmaking/ and the deadline to apply is September 16, 2019, 5pm MST. Organizations must first register in WCCF’s  Online Grants Center. For a quick overview or our new Online Grant Center click here, then register to access our applications.

Proposals will be reviewed, and applicants will be informed of their status by October 15, 2019.