Through Community Action Grants, the Gannett Foundation seeks to support local groups involved in the following areas: education and neighborhood improvement, economic development, youth development, community problem-solving, assistance to disadvantaged people, environmental conservation, and cultural enrichment. Average grants range from $1,000 - $5,000.
The Gannett Foundation supports local organizations that are in communities served by Gannett Co., Inc. In Minnesota, organizations in the Twin Cities and St. Cloud areas are eligible to apply.
Deadline: February 28 & August 29
For other eligible locations, or to apply please visit http://www.gannettfoundation.org/guidelines.htm
For more information about the local KARE11 program visit http://archive.kare11.com/life/community/gannett_foundation/
About the Gannett Foundation
The Gannett Foundation is a corporate foundation sponsored by Gannett Co., Inc. Through its Community Grant Program, Gannett Foundation supports non-profit activities in the communities in which Gannett does business. Through its other programs, the Foundation invests in the future of the media industry, encourages employee giving, reacts to natural and other disasters, and contributes to a variety of charitable causes.