WAUSAU – The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin and United Way of Marathon County are now accepting applications for funding for up to $10,000 through the COVID-19 Community Response Fund as it has received an additional $60,000 to address ongoing needs within the community.
Since March 2020, the organizations have granted over $550,000 to local nonprofit organizations through the COVID-19 Community Response Fund.
“Since the opening of this fund, we have received an outpouring of generosity. That has only continued with … gifts from the Dudley Foundation and Walter Alexander Foundation” said Tim Parker, president/CEO of the Community Foundation, in a news release. “In times of need, we feel honored, alongside United Way, to be able to offer hope to our local nonprofits.”
Apply for funding here. Choose the COVID-19 Community Response Grant Application.
Applications will be reviewed every other week by a review consisting of representatives of the United Way and the Community Foundation until the funds are depleted. Applications received by Monday evening at 5 p.m. beginning Jan. 18, will be reviewed in that week.