Grant Opportunities

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Grant Opportunity

Application Open

Application Deadline

Decision

Counties Served

Cycle

GCACH Healthy Community Fund TBD TBD TBD Walla Walla, Columbia, Garfield and Asotin temporibus
Discretionary Grants September 1 October 1 mid-December Umatilla, Walla Walla, Garfield, Columbia annual
Dayton/Columbia County, WA Fund March 1 March 31 mid-May Columbia annual
Warren Community Action Fund March 1 March 31 mid-May Walla Walla, Columbia annual
Garfield County Health Foundation Fund TBD TBD TBD Garfield annual
Columbia County Habitat Project Fund TBD TBD TBD Columbia biennial
PSE Lower Snake River Wind Habitat Project Fund TBD TBD TBD Garfield biennial
City of Walla Walla ARPA Grant March 1 March 23 April 7 City of Walla Walla 2022

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Discretionary Grants

APPLICATION DEADLINE
October 1

FUNDING FOCUS
General operating funds for nonprofit organizations.

AWARD RANGE
Awards available between $2,500 - $35,000

ELIGIBILITY
- Local or regional organizations providing services in one or more of the following counties: Columbia, Garfield and Walla Walla or Umatilla County.
- 501(c)3 public charities.
- Public agencies.
- Charitable programs administered through a church or faith-based organization.
- Organizations not described above must apply through a fiscal sponsor.

APPLICATION
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QUESTIONS
Email Greer Buchanan, Grants Manager.

Application Open Application Deadline Decision Counties Served Cycle
September 1 October 1, 11:59pm mid-December Umatilla, Walla Walla, Garfield, Columbia Annual

Dayton/Columbia County WA Fund

The Dayton/Columbia County Washington Fund was started in 2004 by several Columbia County citizens for the purpose of enhancement, for the long term, of the social and economic well-being of the citizens of Columbia County.

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Application Open Application Deadline Decision Counties Served Cycle
March 1 March 31 mid-May Columbia County annual

Warren Community Action Fund

The Warren Community Action Fund considers requests from charitable 501(c)3 organizations, public agencies and religious organizations, including churches. The primary area of focus for grants is Dayton, Columbia County and northern Walla Walla County, particularly Waitsburg.

Grants are made to support programs that improve the quality of life in the community focusing on areas of health, education, basic human needs, children and youth, agricultural education and training, historic preservation, scientific programs, arts and recreation, and the environment. Requests for support for capital, project or program, and general operating support will be considered. Of particular interest are projects and organizations about which there is consensus in the community, demonstrated by financial and other support received from other sources.

The Warren Community Action Fund is a project of the extended Warren Family to honor parents Robert and Nadine Warren.

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Application Open Application Deadline Decision Counties Served Cycle
March 1 March 31 mid-May Waitsburg in Walla Walla County and Columbia County annual

Garfield County Health Foundation Fund

The Garfield County Health Foundation Fund considers requests from charitable 501(c)3 organizations, public agencies and religious organizations, including churches.

Grants are made to support programs and organizations that promote the health and wellness of the citizens of Garfield County.

Application Open Application Deadline Decision Counties Served Cycle
TBD TBD TBD Garfield County annual

Columbia County Habitat Grant - PGE Tucannon River Wind Habitat Project Fund

Columbia County Habitat Grant opportunity awards grants to habitat restoration projects located in Columbia County. The types of projects that are eligible for grants will benefit wildlife, native habitat, and the residents of Columbia County. Projects should support stewardship of important wildlife areas including riparian, wetland, upland, grassland, shrub/steppe, and forest habitats. Click here to preview the current application.

Application Open Application Deadline Decision Counties Served Cycle
November 17 December 17 TBD Columbia County biennial

PSE Lower Snake River Wind Habitat Project

Puget Sound Energy (PSE) Lower Snake River Wind Habitat Project Fund is focused on projects that benefit wildlife and the citizens of Garfield County by supporting stewardship of high-value habitat in Garfield County such as, but not limited to, Native upland habitats and grasslands.

Application Open Application Deadline Decision Counties Served Cycle
TBD TBD TBD Garfield County biennial

City of Walla Walla ARPA Grant 2022

The City of Walla Walla - ARPA Nonprofit Support grant program is designed to support organizations, programs, and activities with demonstrable pandemic impacts that benefit City of Walla Walla residents/businesses. Click here to preview/download the application.

ELIGIBLILITY - APPLICANTS MUST BE
Tax-exempt under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code
Operating in and serving City of Walla Walla residents and/or businesses

FUNDING PRIORITIES
Eligible organizations with demonstrable financial impacts directly related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

GRANT TERMS
Maximum award amount is $15,000/organization
A certificate of insurance must be provided by grantees
Awarded funds must be spent by August 31, 2022
Grant reporting is required and must be submitted no later than September 10, 2022

INELIGIBLE ENITIES
Organizations based in or service populations outside the City of Walla Walla
Organizations debarred from receiving federal funding
Municipal organizations
Any organization that is not recognized as a 501(c)3
ForĀ­ profit entities and individuals

INELIGIBLE FUNDING REQUESTS INCLUDE
Damages covered by insurance
Endowment/reserves
Payment of outstanding debt/retroactive expenses
Funding for the purpose of re-granting to another entity
Annual appeals, fundraising events, membership contributions
Political campaigns or direct lobbying efforts
Proselytization/religious purposes
Expenses eligible for reimbursement through any other contract/agreement

Application Open Application Deadline Decision Counties Served Cycle
March 1 March 23 April 7 City of Walla Walla 2022

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Eligible applicants are a registered 501(c)3, church or public agency. If interested parties are not one of these an appropriate and eligible fiscal sponsor must be identified.

New applicants need to create a new account (instructions here or video here). If you have previously applied for a grant through the grant portal, please login or use the "forgot my password' reset button.

Having trouble? Contact Greer Buchanan, Grants Manager at greer@bluemountainfoundation.org or 509.529.4371.