Verizon Foundation Seeks Funding Requests

June 13, 2011

News Release

INDIANAPOLIS — The Verizon Foundation is offering up to $100,000 in grants for Hoosier nonprofits that provide services to families whose lives have been upended by domestic violence…

…To be eligible, a grant applicant must file an online request for proposal and be a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization based in Indiana. The proposals that are submitted should focus on programs that aid survivors of domestic violence in the state or involve prevention, awareness and safety enhancements addressing domestic violence.

All grant applications must be submitted through the Verizon Foundation’s website, http://www.verizonfoundation.org/apply. Additional information regarding grant guidelines can be found at the foundation’s website.

The deadline for submitting proposals is 11:59 p.m. Eastern time, Friday, August 12. Verizon will notify recipients of grant decisions by Friday, September 16…

…In the past four years, the Verizon Foundation has awarded more than $21 million to nonprofit organizations that assist domestic violence survivors.

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