Eligibility for Grants

You can learn more about CFNSV grant opportunities by clicking here.

We are required to certify the eligibility of all nonprofits receiving funding from CFNSV.  If you have not completed the annual certification process, you must do so to be eligible to receive funding.  The certification form is now available online.

 

Eligibility Quiz
Please take the following quiz to determine whether or not you or your organization is eligible to apply for grants from the Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley.

  1. Is your organization a nonprofit with the tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and not classified as a private foundation.
    • Yes
    • No (if no, you are not eligible)
  2. Does your organization serve the City of Winchester, or the Counties of Frederick, Warren or Clarke?
    • Yes
    • No (if no, you are not eligible)
  3. Would requested funds be used for sectarian purposes, i.e., programs that require a particular religious doctrine?
    • No
    • Yes (if yes, you are not eligible)
  4. Would requested grant funds be used to fund or support political organizations or campaigns?
    • No
    • Yes (if yes, you are not eligible)
  5. Will you be discriminating based on race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or disability?
    • No
    • Yes (if yes, you are not eligible)