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Thank you for another great year!

We are now done accepting grant applications for 2019. Thank you all so much for the work you do in your communities and for your applications to the 2019 grant process for the Bessie Minor Swift Foundation.  Our next step … Continue reading

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Just about two weeks to go!

Our annual grant application timeframe runs through February 15, and then we are done until 2020!  So please get those applications in. Under the Information tab there is a heading called “Eligibility”.  We suggest you read it carefully and try … Continue reading

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Now Accepting Applications!

Welcome to our 12th year of the Bessie Minor Swift Foundation! We are now accepting applications. You can get to the application form from the “Apply” item on the menu and learn more about the Foundation under the “Information” menu … Continue reading

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Woo Hoo!

Congratulations to 36 organizations who will receive a total of $80,986 for their programs in 2018.  A press release will go out tomorrow and final website updates will go live on Tuesday.  Those will include details about each of the … Continue reading

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Application window for 2018 has closed

Thanks to all of you who submitted applications this year.  There are a number of excellent applications – thank you for all of the great work you do in your communities.  We will now begin the process of evaluating submissions … Continue reading

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February 13

It’s the day before Valentine’s Day, and two days till the final application day for grants for this year.  If you get your applications in today we will have time to ask clarifying questions.

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Less Than Two Weeks!

The last day to submit an application for a grant this year is February 15, and that’s coming soon!  We look forward to hearing what’s happening in your community – get those applications in :).

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The Time to Apply is Nigh!

The website has been updated and we can accept applications starting now!  For more assured quality, though, please wait until January 2 when our testing will be complete and we’ll be on hand to assist with any problems.  Thank you! … Continue reading

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Thank you Everyone!

Thank you to all of the terrific people and their organizations who submitted applications this year.  We are currently in the process of reviewing them, and will let folks know the outcome as soon as possible.  There are many strong … Continue reading

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Last Day for Applications!

We are so enjoying reading all of the wonderful applications this year!  But we will stop accepting them at midnight TONIGHT, February 15.  Please get your application in today.

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