Volunteer Generation Funding Opportunity

10/4/2019


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Need To Spruce Up Your Volunteer Program? 
Grant funding is now available to support and develop volunteer programs through Volunteer West Virginia and the Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF).

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Volunteer Generation Fund Funding Opportunity: 
The Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) is a federal grant program provided to state service commissions by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). VGF funds support the development and strengthening of volunteer programs in West Virginia. 

Funding Goal: is to increase the ability of local nonprofit organizations or municipalities to successfully recruit, mobilize and retain volunteers and to provide high quality volunteer opportunities. Volunteer West Virginia will award grants of $5,000 to $10,000 for expanding, developing, and strengthening volunteer management practices. 

Eligibility: The following entities are encouraged to apply: non-profit organizations, state and local governments, community and faith-based organizations. Applicants must be able to receive federal funds. Current Volunteer Generation Fund grantees are NOT eligible to apply. 

Deadline For Application: November 15th, 2019 by 5PM 

How to Apply: 
  • Click Here For the Grant Application ***If document does not load, please check your popup blocker. 
  • Click Here For The Budget Application & Instructions 

Questions:

Contact Information

Gina Namay, Gina.L.Namay@wv.gov

Volunteer West Virginia

600 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304.558.0111 | Toll Free: 800.WVHELPS | Fax: 304.558.0101

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