Grant Cycles

6th Grant Cycle – 2019

April 1, 2, 3, and 4, 2019, Public notice for Letters of Inquiry for new projects

April 1 – April 22, 2019, Letters of Inquiry submission period

April 22, 2019 by 5pm, Letters of Inquiry due in the CCCCF, Inc. PO box

April 22, 2019, at 6pm Grant Committee meeting/Letter review at College of Central Florida Citrus Campus, Conference and Learning Center C4 Room 105.

April 25, 2019 at 5pm Grant Committee meeting, at 6pm Letters of Inquiry approved by the CCCCF, Inc. board at the Lecanto Government Building, room 166

April 25 – 26, 2019, 2018, Congratulations emails, grant proposals, grant directions, grant checklist and grant due date is sent out to the approved applicants

April 29 – June 10, 2019, Grant Proposal submission period

June 10, 2019 by 5pm, Grant Proposal due in the CCCCF, Inc. PO box

June 11 and 12 (only if needed), 2019, Grant Committee meeting/grant review at College of Central Florida Citrus Campus, Conference and Learning Center C4 Room 105 at 9:30 am.

June 27, 2019 at 5pm Grant Committee meeting, at 6pm full board meeting and Grant Awards approved by CCCCF, Inc. board at the Lecanto Government Building, room 166

June 27 and 28, 2019, Congratulations letters mailed and emailed out to grantees with Grant Agreements for review by grantees and invitation to July 25, 2019 CCCCF, Inc. board meeting

July 25, 2019 at 6pm CCCCF, Inc. board meeting, Grant Agreements approved, signed and delivered (including award check) to grantees, photo op

GRANT NEWS

Meeting Schedule
We Meet the 4th Thursday Every Month - 6 PM at:
Lecanto Government Building
Room 166
Health News & Events

5th Grant Cycle
Congratulations to the following nonprofits, their grant proposals were accepted and they were awarded grant funding for their programs:

Healthy Families Citrus County, Childhood Development Services, Inc.

Citrus Pregnancy Center, Life Choice Center, Inc.

Grant Funding Guidelines

The Citrus County Community Charitable Foundation strives to improve the health and wellness of residents in Citrus County, Florida by awarding grants for new projects in the areas of Health Education, Community Health, and Health/Medicine Programs/Projects and Health/Medicine Research or Initiatives.

Eligibility

Grants are made only for new or expanded (providing more services, expanding number of clients, etc.) projects, programs or initiatives by not-for-profit organizations certified as tax exempt under Sections 501(c)(3) or 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code and are classified as "not a private foundation" under Section 509(a). As long as the eligibility requirements have been met, these organizations may apply for grant funding once every 12-months (one year), but only during the noticed grant cycles with the Letter of Inquiry as the first step. Hospitals, educational institutions, and governmental institutions meeting these requirements are also eligible to apply. Organizations that have completed and filed Form 1023 but not yet received an IRS determination letter are not eligible to apply.

Limitations

In order to be good stewards of the Citrus County Community Charitable Foundation, Inc.’s resources and enhance the health & wellness of many Citrus County residents, grants will only be available to groups and organizations in Citrus County, Florida. No grants will be awarded to social, religious or political organizations for those purposes, bricks and mortar, office administration, building operations or the following:

  • For-profit organizations
  • Annual fund drives
  • Galas, or other special-event fundraising activities
  • Capital campaigns/renovation projects
  • Deficit financing and debt reduction
  • Taxes and miscellaneous expenses
  • Emergency or disaster relief efforts
  • Dissertations or student research projects
  • Indirect/administrative costs
  • Organizations which limit services to any one religious group or members of a specific sectarian perspective
  • Institutions that discriminate against any protected class or on the basis of race, creed, gender, or sexual orientation in policy or in practice
  • Other endowments or grant agencies/foundations for ultimate distribution to organizations or programs selected by such agencies or foundations
  • Individuals or organizations seeking loans, scholarships, fellowships, travel assistance, conference or meeting fees
  • Requests made from organizations without a physical or principle address within the legal boundaries of Citrus County, Florida

Granting Area

The CCCC Foundation's grant making program is restricted to the legal boundaries of Citrus County, Florida only.

Grant Cycles

6th Grant Cycle – 2019

April 1, 2, 3, and 4, 2019, Public notice for Letters of Inquiry for new projects

April 1 – April 22, 2019, Letters of Inquiry submission period

April 22, 2019 by 5pm, Letters of Inquiry due in the CCCCF, Inc. PO box

April 22, 2019, at 6pm Grant Committee meeting/Letter review at College of Central Florida Citrus Campus, Conference and Learning Center C4 Room 105.

April 25, 2019 at 5pm Grant Committee meeting, at 6pm Letters of Inquiry approved by the CCCCF, Inc. board at the Lecanto Government Building, room 166

April 25 – 26, 2019, 2018, Congratulations emails, grant proposals, grant directions, grant checklist and grant due date is sent out to the approved applicants

April 29 – June 10, 2019, Grant Proposal submission period

June 10, 2019 by 5pm, Grant Proposal due in the CCCCF, Inc. PO box

June 11 and 12 (only if needed), 2019, Grant Committee meeting/grant review at College of Central Florida Citrus Campus, Conference and Learning Center C4 Room 105 at 9:30 am.

June 27, 2019 at 5pm Grant Committee meeting, at 6pm full board meeting and Grant Awards approved by CCCCF, Inc. board at the Lecanto Government Building, room 166

June 27 and 28, 2019, Congratulations letters mailed and emailed out to grantees with Grant Agreements for review by grantees and invitation to July 25, 2019 CCCCF, Inc. board meeting

July 25, 2019 at 6pm CCCCF, Inc. board meeting, Grant Agreements approved, signed and delivered (including award check) to grantees, photo op

GRANT NEWS

Meeting Schedule
We Meet the 4th Thursday Every Month - 6 PM at:
Lecanto Government Building
Room 166
Health News & Events

5th Grant Cycle
Congratulations to the following nonprofits, their grant proposals were accepted and they were awarded grant funding for their programs:

Healthy Families Citrus County, Childhood Development Services, Inc.

Citrus Pregnancy Center, Life Choice Center, Inc.