Grant Information: Applications and Deadlines

Foundation Grants are offered in the spring and in the fall of each year.  Proposals should relate to MCCF's mission and priorities, which you can read more about here. 
Anderson Rotary Club and Youth Leadership Academy Grant Cycles are held between January - April.

2017 BUDGET FORM: If you are applying for a 2017 grant, please use this budget form: 2017 Budget Form



2017 Spring Grant Cycle: Completed

Application Cycle Opens:March 15
Application Deadline:April 14
Awards AnnouncedMay 26

2017 Fall Grant Cycle: Open

Application Cycle Opens:August 14
Application Deadline:September 19
Awards AnnouncedOctober 30

Anderson Rotary Club Grants- Closed

In 2000, the Anderson Rotary Club established an endowed fund at the Madison County Community Foundation to support the needs of citizens by assisting with necessary services through local organizations.   Individual Rotary Club members make contributions to the Fund to continue community philanthropy from year to year.  This mode of community service is a way for the club to give back to its community and embrace Rotary’s motto, “Service Above Self.”  Grant requests should not exceed $2,000.

For more information about the Anderson Rotary Club and their mission: 

Click here to download the instructions, application and for online submission: 2017 Anderson Rotary Club Grant Information.

Application Cycle Opens:February 6, 2017
Application Deadline:February 24, 2017
Awards AnnouncedApril, 2017
Youth Leadership Academy Grants - Closed

Designed to benefit the youth of Madison County,Youth Leadership Academy Grants– which range from $250 to $1,000 - are meant to encourage programs that support the youth of Madison County and are open to any nonprofit organizations overseeing such programs. Applications will be reviewed and recipients selected by the participants of the Youth Leadership Academy. The Academy consists of high school juniors from varied economic backgrounds, academic standing, race and ethnicity who come together to gain knowledge and ownership as conscientious community stewards.

Click here to view the YLA Grant information page: 2017 YLA Grant Cycle Information Page

Application Cycle Opens:December 29, 2016
Application Deadline:January 19, 2017
Awards AnnouncedMarch 6, 2017



Harold J. Anderson - A catalyst for giving

In 1998, Madison County natives Harold J. and Hilda L. Anderson donated $1 million to the Foundation’s unrestricted fund. Although this remains the largest single gift in the history of our organization, the generous amount is only part of the story.

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