Loading...
Grants 2018-05-22T02:55:51+00:00

Apply for a Grant

Wapakoneta Area Community Foundation now has two open time periods for grant candidates to complete the application process.
First Application Period Applications accepted June 1 – 30 with awards announced the first week of October.
Second Application Period Applications accepted December 1 – 31 with awards announced the last 2 weeks of March.

Grant applicants please click here to fill out an application.

Contact Information:

Robert L. Askins
Executive Director

PO Box 1957
103 S. Blackhoof
Wapakoneta, Ohio 45895

PH: 419-739-9223
Fax: 419-739-9220

raskinswacf@bright.net

Wapakoneta Area Community Foundation Grants Awarded in 2018

4-H Camp Palmer – $1,000
Sister Cities of Wapakoneta – $1000
Wapakoneta Family YMCA – Annual Support Campaign – $1,000
Wapakoneta Post Prom Committee – Post Prom Safety – $1,000
Auglaize County District Public Library – Wapak Branch Renovation – $12,500
Wapakoneta Family YMCA – Fun for All Generations Project – $25,000
City of Wapakoneta Veterans Park – Assist with the resealing of the walking/running path – $2,000
City of Wapakoneta Water Park – Purchase of new chairs – $1,500
Uniopolis Veterans Park – Park concession stand improvement – $1,500
Wapakoneta City Schools – Assist with placement of rubber surface on the WES playground – $6,000

Wapakoneta Area Community Foundation Grants Awarded in 2016-2017

2017

Wapakoneta Family YMCA – Annual Support Campaign – $1,000
Wapakoneta Post Prom Committee – Post Prom Safety – $1,000
Auglaize County Historical Society – Heritage Tourism Program – $1,000
Auglaize County Historical Society – Collections Management – $1,000
Lima Symphony Orchestra – Baroque by Candlelight – $1,000
Children’s Hometown Holiday – Event expenses – $2,500
Joint Township District Memorial Hospital – Grand Health Challenge – $1,000
Wapakoneta High School English Dept. – Great Lakes Theater Festival – $1,300
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Auglaize, Mercer & Van Wert Counties – $2,000
The Equestrian Therapy Program – $1,000
The Miracle Meal Program – $1,000

2016

The Equestrian Therapy Program  – $500
Big Brother and Big Sisters of Mercer and Auglaize Counties – $1,000
Loaves of Fishes Program – $1,000
Wapakoneta Family YMCA – $5,000
Riverside Art Center – $1,000
Young Farmers Organization – 5,000
Wapakoneta Post Prom Committee – $1,000
Wapakoneta Family YMCA Annual Scholarship Campaign – $1,000

“No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.”

Calvin Coolidge