Announcing the Iberia Parish Foundationís Competitive Grant Cycle - 11/1/2016 -
November 1, 2016
Announcing the Iberia Parish Foundationís
Competitive Grant Cycle
(Lafayette, LA) Ė The Iberia Parish
Foundation (IPF), an affiliate of Community Foundation of Acadiana, is now
accepting applications for its competitive grant cycle until Friday, November
The cycle is open to any 501 (c)(3) nonprofit
organization, church or school, providing programs which broadly impact Iberia
Parish in areas such as education, the arts, social services, community
development, youth development and more.
The maximum grant amount per organization is
$2,500. IPF will fund selected applications, contingent upon funding
Proposals will be evaluated on the following
- The organizationís ability to leverage grant dollars with
in-kind/volunteer resources or matching funds.
- The organizationís capacity to include volunteers and/or community
members in a meaningful project that positively impacts Iberia Parish.
- The projectís broad appeal to the residents of Iberia Parish.
- The projectís ability to bring awareness to the organizationís
The funds for this grant cycle were raised by
the Iberia Parish Foundationís Board of Directors through several fundraisers,
including the Hats & Horses Derby held last May.
Iberia Parish Foundation Board Chair Beverly
Shea said, "We work hard all year to raise funds to hold an annual grant cycle
toward the end of the year. We enjoying receiving applications and learning
about the different projects happening in our area and being able to grant some
dollars to help our community.Ē
Please visit www.cfacadiana.org/Iberia
information or to complete an application.
Applications are due by close of business on Friday, November 18, 2016. For more information, please contact
Community Foundation of Acadianaís (CFA) Communications & Development
Director Erin Winder at email@example.com
The Iberia Parish Foundation is an affiliate of Community Foundation of
Acadiana and has a separate board of directors, specifically for the benefit of
Iberia Parish. The purpose of the Iberia
Parish Foundation is to fund programs which broadly impact Iberia Parish and
to focus on enhancing the quality of life in Iberia Parish. Please visit www.cfacadiana.org/Iberia for
a list of the local board of directors or for more information.
Community Foundation of Acadianaís
core purpose is to connect all generous donors to the causes they care about.
CFA is south Louisianaís premier philanthropic organization benefiting our
region, with a particular focus on the parishes of Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia,
Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Mary, St. Martin and Vermilion. CFA has realized
cumulative gifts exceeding $176 million and has made cumulative grants of $89
million. Learn more at www.cfacadiana.org.