THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT THE 2018 COMMUNITY CARES GRANT APPLICATION HAS PASSED.  

THE 2019 COMMUNITY CARES GRANT APPLICATION WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE JULY 01, 2018.

The Community Cares program accepted grant applications through August 31, 2017 for 2018 grants. Payments will be disbursed in January, April, July, and October 2018, (*payment in October may be reduced if all pledges are not fulfilled). We must receive two copies of all application materials; along with copies of the signed agency agreement form by August 31, 2017 to be considered for this year’s campaign.  Links to the grant application packet are at the bottom of the page.

In order to qualify as a member agency, your organization must be a 501(C)(3) not-for-profit organization or a school, government or other such entity recognized by the state or federal government as a nonprofit organization (a copy of the letter substantiating your not-for-profit status is required). For your grant request to be considered, all information requested must be submitted. If your organization is approved as a member agency, all Community Cares funding must be used for Laclede County, Missouri residents. Also, a quarterly report will be required, along with permission for the LAF Administrator to make on-site visits throughout the year, if necessary, to verify all Community Cares funds are being used in Laclede County.

Along with the requirements from this page, the attached guidelines will provide you with the details needed to complete a grant application. Two complete copies of all application materials should be mailed to the Community Cares Program, P.O. Box 1042, Lebanon, Missouri, 65536. Your request may also be dropped off at the Lebanon Area Foundation business office located in the Laclede County Annex Building at 186 N. Adams Ave. Lebanon, Missouri.

Guidelines and Agreement Form 2018

2018 Community Cares Grant Application

Click the link below to fill out and submit the APPLICATION online:

Fill Out Application Online

 Click the link below to fill out and submit the AGREEMENT online:

Fill Out Agreement Online