Applicant organizations must be charitable, tax-exempt organizations with 501(c)(3) certifications.
Organizations must support charitable activities in Delaware County. Organizations are not required to be based or work exclusively in Delaware County. However, preference will be given to Delaware County-based organizations.
Churches or religious organizations are not eligible to apply; however, organizations that utilize church facilities to further the mission of Project W may apply for funding, as long as they are independent 501(c)(3) organizations.
Each organization must submit the following:
Completed Grant Application
Organization’s most recent audited statement, if the organization’s budget is greater than $100,000
Form 990 if organizational budget is between $25,000 and $100,000
Unaudited form if neither document above is available
Current List of Board Members and their Affiliations
IRS Determination Letter indicating 501(c)(3) status
Project W will not fund:
Religious based programs or those promoting religious education
Programs that attempt to influence legislation or that promote or support a political organization as defined in 26 U.S.C. 527. A 527 is a non-profit organization formed under Section 527 of the Internal Revenue Code, which grants tax-exempt status to political committees at the national, state, and local level
Organizations that do not provide services in Delaware County