Grant Opportunity for Local Nonprofits to Assist in Helping Youth
Meadville Medical Center
Meadville, PA - The Meadville Medical Center Foundation announced today
the grant opportunity for local nonprofits to assist in helping youth
who have been affected by the broad consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic
in our community. This grant provides local nonprofits the opportunity
to impact youth in our community in a positive way.
The Pandemic Youth Response Initiative is a two-year funding opportunity
for one organization. In the first year $100,000 and in the second year
$50,000. To commence or enhance opportunities that will help youth recover
from delays and setbacks in their development.
"Countless children in our community have been negatively impacted
by the consequences of the pandemic. Our goal is to assist as many young
individuals as possible to recover from any social or academic delays
and any effects to their overall or mental health," stated Don Rhoten,
President of Meadville Medical Center Foundation.
Organizations interested in applying for the grant or for more information,
please visit - www.mmchs.org/youthinitiative.
All applications must be submitted by August 13 and the award will be
announced on September 1.