United Way of the Lowcountry Accepting Applications for Community Impact Funding in the areas of Education and Health

27 Apr United Way of the Lowcountry Accepting Applications for Community Impact Funding in the areas of Education and Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

Contact:

 

Jaime Dailey-Vergara

Director of Marketing & Communications

United Way of the Lowcountry, Inc. 

Serving Beaufort and Jasper Counties

(O) 843.982.3040  | (C) 843.473.9829

Jdaileyvergara@uwlowcountry.org

April 26, 2017

 

 

United Way of the Lowcountry Accepting Applications for Community Impact Funding in the areas of Education and Health. 

BEAUFORT, SC – United Way of the Lowcountry is currently accepting applications from all 501(c)(3) health and human service organizations serving Beaufort and Jasper Counties who have a role to play in helping to address the priority area of Education and Health.  This is an open application process that funds programs in two-year cycles.

 

This is all part of UWLC Community Impact Process, which works towards addressing the root causes of key issues in our community to including Basic Needs, Education, Health and Income/Family Stability, while continuing to meet the immediate needs of our neighbors.

 

Agencies and organizations interested in applying to United Way of the Lowcountry, Inc. (UWLC) for funding in the areas of Education and Health must first meet eligibility criteria.  The Pre-qualification phase begins May 1, 2017 and remains open until June 15, 2017.  Those interested in applying must attend one of the five mandatory training dates below:

  • May 2nd from 3:00 – 5:00 pm
  • May 4th from 9:00 – 11:00 am
  • May 10th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm
  • May 15th from 3:00 – 5:00 pm
  • May 25th from 9:00 – 11:00 am

This training is mandatory and will be held at the United Way of the Lowcountry Office in Beaufort, located at 1277 Ribaut Road.  Agencies applying for funding will be provided access to the online software once training has been attended.  Those interested in applying for funding should visit United Way of the Lowcountry’s website at www.uwlowcountry.org for more information including an overview of the Community Impact Process, the timeline and the Pre-qualification requirements. Agencies should be prepared to discuss any questions they might have at the mandatory training.

 

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About United Way of the Lowcountry

 

Mission – United Way of the Lowcountry’s mission is to mobilize resources to solve human problems.

Vision– United Way of the Lowcountry’s vision is to be the leading force for social change to improve basic needs, education, health and financial stability outcomes for the citizens of Beaufort and Jasper Counties.