Cape Cod Foundation Seeks Proposals for Grants

Next deadline for submissions is March 1, 2007

YARMOUTHPORT â?? The Cape Cod Foundation is seeking proposals from nonprofit organizations for the second of two grant-making cycles this year to support projects that will address the existing and emerging needs of the region.

Approximately $30,000 has been committed for the fall 2006 general grants program to address a broad range of needs in the areas of health, human services, environment, education, the arts and community development. The deadline for submission is October 1, 2006.

More information about the Cape Cod Futureâ??s Fund and other unrestricted funds in the program as well as qualifications and guidelines for developing proposals may be obtained by contacting the Cape Cod Foundation toll free at 800-947-2322 or by visiting the website,

The Grant Review Committee meets twice annually to review applications for funding. The next deadline for submissions will be on March 1, 2007. Organizations familiar with the Foundationâ??s grant cycles should note the change in spring deadline. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on