How to Apply for a Grant

How to Apply for a Grant

Grant Guidelines

View the Board Meeting schedule, below, for application deadlines.

Applications for Individuals  Print form, fill it in and sign it, mail or fax with required attachments to the People Fund.

Applications for Organizations   Print form, fill it in and sign it, mail or fax with required attachments to the People Fund.

Service Area Map (large file - 2 MB)

The mission of the Tri-County Electric People Fund is the accumulation and disbursement of funds for charitable purposes for the benefit of persons in the HomeWorks service area. This shall be accomplished by disbursement of funds to individuals and organizations for food, shelter, clothing, health, and other humane needs, or for programs or services that benefit a significant segment of a community. PLEASE NOTE: The People Fund is for charitable purposes; HomeWorks Tri-County Electric also offers Touchstone Energy Classroom STEAM Grants for area schools. Applications for Classroom STEAM Grants can be found here.

  • No funds shall in any fashion be used to support any candidate for political office or any political purpose.
  • $10,000 maximum in grants to any one organization per year. $2,500 maximum in grants to any one family or individual per year.
  • An applicant may not re-apply within 6 months from a previous application.
  • An organization's financial statements, bylaws, and non-profit status must be submitted with its application. Individuals or families must submit copies of previous federal income tax forms.
  • The People Fund has right to fully audit the use of donations at any time.
  • An individual must live within the immediate HomeWorks service area to be qualified for a grant. The applicant does not need to be a HomeWorks member or customer, although members and customers will receive first consideration.

 



Meeting Dates and Application Deadlines (all dates are subject to change.)

Meeting Date: Applications are due:
December 16, 2019 December 8, 2019
January 22, 2020 January 14, 2020
March 4, 2020 February 25, 2020
April 15, 2020 April 7, 2020
May 27, 2020 May 19, 2020
July 8, 2020 June 30, 2020
August 19, 2020 August 11, 2020
September 28, 2020 September 18, 2020
November 12, 2020 November 4, 2020
December 23, 2020 December 15, 2020

Application Forms

Be sure to read the grant guidelines, above, before submitting an application. Classroom STEAM Grant applications are here.

Applications for Individuals   Print form, fill it in and sign it, mail or fax with required attachments to the People Fund.

Applications for Organizations    Print form, fill it in and sign it, mail or fax with required attachments to the People Fund.

Service Area Map (large file - 2 MB)


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