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United Way of Southwest Louisiana Grant

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Foundation / Corporation

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United Way of Southwest Louisiana

LOI Date:

12/03/21

Deadline Date:

TBA 4 PM

Description:

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Grants to Louisiana nonprofit organizations to provide services to local residents in eligible parishes. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended for applicants providing services in the areas of health, education, basic needs, and economic mobility. Organizations serve clients in at least one of the following parishes: Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, or Jefferson Davis.

Priority for funding is also given to programs that target the ALICE (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) population in Southwest Louisiana.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 184709

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations must meet all of the following requirements:
- Organization as a 501(C)(3)
- Organization is in good standing with the state of Louisiana
- Organization serves clients in at least one of the following parishes: Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, or Jefferson Davis
- Organizations provides services in at least one of the following: Education, Economic Mobility, Health or Basic Needs
- Organization has a written Disaster Management Plan for operations following a pandemic or natural disasters
- Organization have a written Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Policy

Priority for funding is given to nonprofit organizations with a significant alignment with United Way of Southwest Louisiana's stated objectives including Diversity, Equity and Inclusion along with the overall stability of the program, the use of evidence-based programming and financial accountability/transparency.

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline:
- Letter of Intent (LOI) Opens on November 1, 2021 and closes December 3, 2021 at 4:00 PM.
- Applicants who meet the requirements will be invited to complete a Request for Proposal (RFP)
- Request For Proposal (RFP) - TBA

Mailed, faxed and emailed LOIs are not accepted.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To register an e-CImpact account: https://agency.e-cimpact.com/login.aspx?org=20090U

United Way of Southwest Louisiana
815 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Contact Form: https://unitedwayswla.org/Email-Us
Toll Free: 888.433.1088
Ph: 337.433.1088

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Louisiana: Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jefferson Davis parishes

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