The Ferndale Community Foundation is now accepting grant request applications for the organization's 2017 grant cycle.
According to Foundation Chairperson and Ferndale City Councilman Dan Martin, grants are available to nonprofit groups and organizations for projects that provide opportunities for public art, cultural or music events, health programs, and/or youth recreation activities. The total amount awarded will be $7,000, made up of multiple individual grants of $2,500 or less. Eligible applicants must be based in Ferndale or work on behalf of the City and its residents.
To be considered for for a grant, download and complete the three-page application and return with additional information about your project/organization (if applicable) by no later than Friday, April 14, to:
Ferndale Community Foundation Grants Submission
Ferndale City Manager’s Office
300 E. Nine Mile Road
Ferndale, MI 48220
Applications can be submitted by mail, email, or in person.
The Foundation will make its funding decisions by early May with planned distribution of checks in early May. If you have any questions, please contact Dan Martin at 248-672-4067.