The United Fund of Talbot County (UFTC) will be accepting applications until April 15, 2010, from qualified non-profit agencies in Talbot County requesting funds from its 2010-2011 campaign.
To qualify, agencies must be registered 501 (c) 3 organizations; grant requests should seek to fund programs or initiatives that address the health and human services needs of individuals and families in Talbot County, and must demonstrate the agency’s fit with the United Fund charter to benefit underfunded and underrepresented Talbot County residents.
Any first time applicants who wish to be considered as potential participants in the upcoming campaign are requested to submit a one-page document no later than March 1, 2010, that explains how their agency fits with the United Fund mission, and how the services they provide their clients are different from those provided by other agencies serving the Talbot County community.
Agencies accepted to participate in the 2010-2011 campaign must also agree not to fundraise during September, October, and November when the United Fund’s campaign is underway. For an application, write the United Fund of Talbot County office at P.O. Box 741, Easton, MD 21601; request an application on-line at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 410-822-1957. All applications must be received at the United Fund office by April 15, 2010.