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The Bryan Area Foundation and its affiliate Foundations, Edon, Montpelier and Millcreek-West Unity, are dedicated to improving and enriching life in Williams County by connecting people, good ideas, real needs and charitable resources. Amazing things can happen when all of us join together for the common good… Towns and neighborhoods thrive… Community pride swells… Schools are enriched… Kids discover new possibilities… The arts are celebrated and lives are changed for the better!

Since 1969, the Foundation has contributed over $11.4 million to worthy community projects and scholarships that enhance the communities and residents we serve.

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NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITY!

To celebrate the Foundation’s 50th Anniversary in 2019, the Foundation has allocated $50,000 for the Dream Launcher Grant Program.  Nonprofits operating programs that benefit Williams County residents are eligible.  Dream Launcher Grants will range between $1,000 and $2,500.  Click on the instructions for more information.

Dream Launcher Instructions

Dream Launcher Application

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Next PIP Meeting Dates:

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

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Bryan Moose Lodge

7:00–7:30 pm – Social Time

7:30-8:30 pm – Meeting

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Thanks everyone for attending the Bryan Area Foundation's Grant Workshop!!

This morning, nonprofit organizations met to learn about the Foundation's Community Impact Grants and the NEW Dream Launcher Grant program. In celebration of the Foundation's 50th Anniversary in 2019, the Foundation has allocated an additional $50,000 to be awarded to nonprofits serving Williams County. These grants will range from $1,000 to $2,500 dollars. Dream Launcher Grants will be available in 2019 until the allocated funds are fully granted.

For more information you may call the Foundation at 419-633-1156 or here is a link to our website with the instructions and applications for both grant opportunities bryanareafoundation.org/grant-applications/
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Thanks everyone for attending the Bryan Area Foundations Grant Workshop!!

This morning, nonprofit organizations met to learn about the Foundations Community Impact Grants and the NEW Dream Launcher Grant program.  In celebration of the Foundations 50th Anniversary in 2019, the Foundation has allocated an additional $50,000 to be awarded to nonprofits serving Williams County. These grants will range from $1,000 to $2,500 dollars.  Dream Launcher Grants will be available in 2019 until the allocated funds are fully granted. 

For more information you may call the Foundation at 419-633-1156 or here is a link to our website with the instructions and applications for both grant opportunities http://bryanareafoundation.org/grant-applications/