New Castle County nonprofit organizations can now apply for grants from the Delaware Community Foundation Youth Philanthropy Board.
The board will award $15,000 in grants to one or more New Castle County schools and qualified 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organizations in the areas of: college readiness programs for students in grades 7-12 that include a mentoring program; out-of school programs for students in grades 6-8 promoting athletic activity and healthy lifestyles. Special consideration will be given to programs serving at-risk children.
Grants must be submitted on a 2012 YPB Grant Application Form which is available at www.delcf.org. Completed applications must be received or postmarked by Dec. 14. Grant recipients will be announced in May 2013.
For more information, call (302) 504-5226.