October 16, 2009

Youth As Resources grant deadlines announced

The Racine County Youth as Resources Board is proud to announce the grant deadlines for the 2009 – 2010 program year: October 30, 2009, January 29, 2010, and April 30, 2010. The Youth as Resources (YAR) Board awards grants to promote and assist with youth designed, youth led service projects addressing a community need in Racine County. Completed grant applications must be delivered to the United Way of Racine County office no later than 4:30 on the day of the deadline. Applications are available at www.unitedwayracine.org or can be requested by calling Jessica Safransky at (262) 898-2251.

The YAR board is committed to helping youth groups interested in submitting a grant produce high quality proposals. Groups interested in learning more about the grant process and receiving guidance are invited to attend a free grant writing workshop on October 19, 2009 at 5:30. Please contact Jessica Safransky at (262) 898-2251 to reserve a space.

The YAR board is currently accepting new youth and adult board members. Board member applications are available online at www.unitedwayracine.org. Youth applicants must be at least middle school age.

Youth As Resources is a youth initiative of United Way of Racine County.

1 comment:

  1. Youth as Resources is an excellent community resource. If you have children and they have ideas for a great project, you should put in an application.