Gore community fund accepting grant applications

Date: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018

NORTH CREEK — The Community Fund for the Gore Mountain Region (CFGMR) is accepting applications from area schools, municipalities, nonprofit, and community organizations for its 2018 grant cycle.

A component fund of Adirondack Foundation, CFGMR was established in 2005 and offers grants to organizations in the towns of Johnsburg, Chester, Minerva, Horicon and Schroon. Grants will support community beautification, historic preservation, culture and the arts, education, recreation, and programs for youth, seniors, and veterans. Grant requests are limited to $1,000.

To date, CFGMR has awarded nearly $115,000 in grants.

All applications must be submitted online through Adirondack Foundation’s Online Grants Manager at www.adirondackfoundation.org/online-grants-manager. If you have questions, please contact Adirondack Foundation Program Officer Andrea Grout at (518) 523-9904 or andrea@adkfoundation.org.

The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. June 1. Decisions will be made in July and successful applicants will be awarded grants at a ceremony in August.

To make a gift in support of the Community Fund for the Gore Mountain Region, send a check to PO Box 217, North Creek, New York 12853 or visit www.adirondackfoundation.org.