OSU THRIFT SHOP GRANT REQUEST INFORMATION AND APPLICATION FOR 2013
2013 Grants Applications will be available at the Thrift Shop and on this website on January 1, 2013 and must be postmarked by, or hand-delivered to the Thrift Shop, no later than 5:00 pm. on January 31, 2013.
The "application guidelines" and "application form" links at the bottom of the page are disabled. Please print out and complete the form on this page and return with your application or stop by the Thrift Shop for a printed copy. You may also use the "contact us" link at the bottom of the home page and we will email you the form and guidelines as attachments. Thank you.
The OSU Folk Club Thrift Shop Foundation, a 501(c) (3) organization, allocates funds to non-profit organizations in Benton County, Oregon. In 2012, $40,000 was awarded to 43 Benton County non-profit social-service organizations.
We are pleased to fund:
- Social service organizations
- Groups that benefit the youth and seniors of the community
- Community enhancement projects
- Fixed assets that will be of future benefit to the organization receiving them.
We do not fund:
- Organizational start-up expenses
- Wages or stipends
- Something that benefits only one individual
- Mileage reimbursement
- Monthly expenses, such as telephone charges, postage, membership materials
- Nationally recognized service organizations
- School groups, unless they have 50/50 matching funds
- OSU campus ministry groups, academic departments, and student organization and housing groups.
- Scholarships for program tuition, summer camps, etc. unless/until other needs have been met.
Requests must list individual prices for each item that is requested. If you are requesting multiple items, please list them in priority order.
WE WILL MAIL NOTIFICATION OF OUR DECISION ON YOUR REQUEST BY APRIL 30, 2013.
If we approve the grant, our letter will state how the funds must be used. You must use the funds for the stated purpose within one year or return the money to the Thrift Shop.
If you have any questions, please "contact us".
Please send the 2013 Grant Application with required information to:
Chair of Grants Committee
OSU Folk Club Thrift Shop
144 NW 2nd Street
Corvallis, OR 97330
2013 OSU Folk Club Thrift Shop GRANT APPLICATION FORM
Requests must be postmarked or received at the Thrift Shop no later than 5:00 p.m., Thursday, January 31, 2013.
This form must be returned with your application form.
The Thrift Shop funds only non-profit organizations that meet application guidelines.
Name of organization_________________________________________________________________
IRS designated Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN)_____________________________
Email __________________________________ (if monitored regularly)
Is this a first time application? Yes_______ No________
Purpose/mission of organization _______________________________________________________
Number of people in Benton County to be served directly by this grant _________________
Main sources of support (School groups - Include source of 50/50 matching funds)
Amount of request (If multiple items are requested, list and prioritize them. Attach an additional sheet if necessary.)
Amount Item Description
If requesting a single item, can you accept partial funding? Yes___________No______________
Grant check should be made payable to __________________________________________________
Attach a detailed description of how you plan to use the funds you have requested.