Waterville Fund Grants $7,034 to Community Projects
The Waterville Community Fund, managed by the Community Foundation of NCW, has awarded $7,034 in grants to support local projects.
The WCF was established in 1988 by five local residents who each gave $5,000 to build an endowment for the community they cherished. With an endowment, the principal of the fund is invested for growth while a small percentage is available each year for grant disbursement.
The WCF grant is an annual program that provides funding to nonprofit organization serving local needs in areas such as arts and culture, civic engagement, conservation, education, human services, and more.
The application opens each year on October 1st and is due November 30th.
2016 WCF GRANT AWARDS
- NCW Fair – $700 for landscaping improvements
- North Central Regional Library – $920 for the Learn at the Library program
- Town of Waterville – $1,000 for electrical upgrade for Pioneer Park
- Waterville Main Street Asociation – $450 for Barn Quilts
- Waterville Players – $1,000 for Peter Pan production
- Waterville School District #209 – $2,964