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The Alice Virginia and David W. Fletcher Foundation Grant Application

The Alice Virginia and David W. Fletcher Foundation, Inc’s mission is to provide aid and encouragement to charitable organizations* which (1) carry on their activities and work principally in Washington County, Maryland, and help worthy individuals (a) continue their education, (b) establish themselves in business, (c) overcome adversities, or (d) maintain or support themselves or their families; and (2) enhance the quality of life in Washington County, Maryland.

* Individuals do not qualify for grants.

Questions may be directed to William P. Young, Jr., Executive Director, The Fletcher Foundation, P.O. Box 1295 (Suite 501, 82 West Washington Street), Hagerstown, Maryland 21741-1295, Telephone 240.452.1783, or email him at wpy@mygt.com.

Instructions: please read these instructions before completing the grant application.

  1. Only charitable organizations which carry on their activities and work principally in Washington County and for charitable purposes that benefit the residents of Washington County will be considered.
  2. Grant applications are due no later than 5:00 p.m., 30 October of each year.
  3. The directors will review all applications and will make awards in December of each year.
  4. Each applicant will be notified of the board’s decision before 30 December of each year.
  5. Most awards will be distributed in either January or July of the following year, unless the applicant requests a specific funding date, which the board may fund on the specific date or work with the applicant to establish an acceptable funding schedule.
  6. The directors reserve the right to distribute one-half of the grant in January and the balance of the grant in July, unless the applicant specifies a specific funding date. If the applicant requests a specific date, the board may fund on the specific date or work with the applicant to establish an acceptable funding schedule.
  7. The directors reserve the right to ask the applicant to submit its latest balance sheet and statement of revenues and expenses.
Applicant Information
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Project Information
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If the cost of the program or project is greater than the amount requested, list other revenue streams that guarantee the program or project will be fully funded.

Please attach a narrative, which may not exceed two pages, describing the program or project. You must discuss, among other things: the goals of the program or the project, the tools you will use to determine the strengths and the weaknesses of the program or the project, and how the program or project will be sustained in the future.

Only the following file types are allowed: .txt, .rtf, .pdf, .doc, .docx. File size must be under 2 MB.
Certification

I certify the information contained in this application is, to the best of my knowledge, true and accurate, and the content of the application has been approved by the applicant’s governing body.

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