Ohiopyle State Park Trails Area Fallingwater, Courtesy of Western Pennsylvania Conservancy Idea Fund Project 2012, St. John the Evangelist Regional Catholic School Point Marion Community Parade Monongahela River flowing North from Brownsville - PA River of the Year 2013 Prospect Street Uniontown Community Garden, neighborhood residents and Chevron volunteers make a difference Yough Park Community Picnic, Connellsville

Grant Process and Guidelines

Apply for a Grant

Competitive grant opportunities are posted on the website. Under special conditions, grant awards may be made through pre-selection or by invitation only.

For assistance

Please contact Clara Pascoe or Renee Couser at 724-437-8600.

Grant Principles

The Foundation will:

  • Make project grant awards to qualified, tax-exempt nonprofit organizations that benefit Fayette County, Pennsylvania.
  • Place priority on applications with additional community support, collaborations or that show financial support from other entities.
  • Prioritize projects that demonstrate sustainability and the capacity for success.
  • Make grant awards between $1,000 to $5,000.

The Foundation discourages applications for:

  • Operating support
  • Multi-year projects
  • Events or sponsorships
  • Requests over $10,000