2018 CCF Grant Recipients

2018 COLEMAN COUNTY FOUNDATION GRANT REPORT

Central Texas Opportunities, Inc. – Support for Hunters for the Hungry Program                  

Coleman County Emergency Management – Replacement for county-wide communication repeater used to communicate with County Law Enforcement and First responders (Coleman County acting as fiscal agent)

Coleman County Volunteer Firefighters Association – Replacement for repeater used by wild-land fire departments in north western Coleman County              

Coleman Volunteer Fire Department – Purchase Structure Firefighting Protective Gear                                 

Friends of the Coleman Public Library – Support …

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CCF 2017 Grant Report: $66k to Support Local Organizations

The Coleman County Foundation awarded more than $66,000 to local organizations during its 2017 grant cycle.  The list of programs being funded is below.

Central Texas Opportunities, Inc. – Support for Hunters for the Hungry Program

Coleman County Youth Activity Center – Funding to replace flooring in offices, kitchen, and board room of Bill Franklin Center, and repairs to Goree Expo Center overhead doors                                 

Coleman Police Department – Funding to establish a K-9 unit             

Coleman Volunteer Fire Department – Funding to purchase a breathing …

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Deadline for Upcoming Grant Cycle is October 6

Deadline for Upcoming Grant Cycle is October 6

The deadline to submit proposals for the 2017 Coleman County Foundation grant cycle is Friday, October 6.

Please mail 15 copies of the proposal (3-holed punched only, not stapled or bound) to: Coleman County Foundation; PO Box 700; Coleman, TX 76834

Or, you may hand deliver proposals to the Coleman Chamber of Commerce, which is temporarily located at the Bill Franklin Center Offices at the Coleman Rodeo Grounds.

For more information, please contact Michelle Parrish at 325-67-3883 or mparrish@cfabilene.org.

Get more information on grantee guidelines and a checklist here.

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Santa Anna Gets New Playground with CCF Grant

Santa Anna Gets New Playground with CCF Grant

The James Gray Memorial City Park in Santa Anna has all new playground equipment, funded by a Coleman County Foundation grant.

The Santa Anna Park and Armory committee was awarded the grant during the 2016 CCF grant cycle.

Organizers shared this pictures of the new playground with us in August of 2017.

Learn more about upcoming CCF grant cycles here.

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Free Grant Writing Workshop on July 25

Free Grant Writing Workshop on July 25

WHAT: Join us for a free session to learn the basic components of a grant proposal, your needs, and the do’s and don’ts of grant writing for public and private foundations.

Presented by Michelle Parrish, Grants Director at Community Foundation of Abilene

WHEN: Tuesday, July 25; 1:30p-3:00p

WHERE: Coleman Public Library Tillman Community Room, 402 S. Commercial

WHO: Open to nonprofit organization staff, board members, volunteers, and anyone who is interested in learning about the grant writing process.

RSVP: Please RSVP by Friday, July 21 to 325-676-3883 or mparrish@cfabilene.org

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