Community members have resources to overcome disasters and emotional or financial crises.
3. HEALTH: Description: Helping to improve all of our communities members health.
Community members have access to basic and preventative health services.
Youth and adults are healthy and avoid risky behaviors.
Seniors and people with disabilities maximize their self-sufficiency.
These focus areas are open to support all ages in our community.
Eligibility and Operating Requirements:
Operate or provide services within Eddy County. Grants are specific to either North or South Eddy. Applicants must only submit information for the specific part of the County they are requesting funding for.
Operate as a 501 (c)3 non-profit charitable health or health service organization, or organization that facilitates educational programs or as a governmental or quasi-governmental unit
Operate under written Articles of Incorporation and By-laws or other written documents or statutes that define the applicant’s purposes, membership, management and operation.
Operate on a non-discriminatory basis in employment, recruitment of volunteers and delivery of services.
Demonstrate effective program performance and financial responsibility and accountability.
Provide services that align with United Way’s identified needs in Education, Health and Income Support.
Funds shall be used solely for the granted purpose.
Funded activities shall commence during time frame specified in the grant application.
Grant funds not expended as directed by United Way and within the time frame allowed shall be returned to United Way.
No grant will be given for any purpose that would jeopardize the tax-exempt status of United Way or the applicant organization.
Grant recipients shall acknowledge United Way of Eddy County in all promotional materials, activities and programs funded with United Way monies.
Grant recipients will be asked to sign a Memorandum of Agreement.
Grant recipients shall submit a mid-year and year-end report indicating progress on stated outputs and outcomes as well as quarterly reports demonstrating financial accountability.