SVP Connecticut Seeks LOIs for Regional Education, Workforce Development Projects

Agency: Foundation Center
Level of Government: State & Local
  • X - Lease or Rental of Facilities
Opps ID: NBD15003642702854041
Posted Date: Sep 27, 2017
Due Date: Oct 16, 2017
Source: Members Only

Social Venture Partners Connecticut is a program and field of interest fund of Fairfield Countys Community Foundation . Since its founding in 2013, SVP Connecticut has invested $561,000 and more than 6,000 volunteer hours in twenty-five nonprofits in the region.

SVP Connecticut is accepting Letters of Interest from organizations that have an effective strategy and model that materially impacts the regional opportunity gap in the areas of education and workforce development. Cross-sector initiatives to provide employment or educational opportunities to disadvantaged families also will be supported. Multiyear grants of up to $25,000 per year and pro bono strategic consulting and advisory services will be awarded to selected programs.

To be eligible, applicants must be Connecticut nonprofit organizations.

LOIs must be received no later than October 16, 2017. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit full applications.

SVP Connecticut will be hosting an information session for prospective applicants on September 28, 2017, from 3:30 p.m to 5:00 p.m. (EST) in the East Campus Forum of Norwalk Community College. An online information session will be held on Monday, October 2, 2017, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Advance registration for the information sessions is required.

Visit the SVP Partners website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.


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