Please click here to follow the link to the 2021 Summer Grant Application
Applying for Grants
The Portland Foundation encourages requests from any new or existing charitable organization or community agency in Jay County. Grant proposals must have direct relevance to Jay County charitable needs.
Areas the Foundation wants to support are:
Start-up costs for new programs
One-time projects or needs
Capital needs beyond an applicant organization’s capabilities and means
Generally, the Foundation does not support:
Individuals, other than scholarships
Religious or sectarian purposes
Make-up of operating deficits, post-event or after-the-fact situations
Propaganda, political or otherwise, attempting to influence legislation or intervene in any political affairs or campaigns.
For summer 2021 deadline; Please submit applications by June 14, 2021 by 5pm.