Bock Family Foundation grant applications due Sept. 1

Bock Family Foundation Executive Director Scott Finneseth, left, and Bock Family Foundation President of the Board Rev. Paul Barrow distributed awards for the fall 2016 grant cycle in October. Applications for the spring 2017 cycle are due March 1.

The Bock Family Foundation Inc. of Perry is now accepting grant applications for its fall granting period.

The foundation supports nonprofit organizations operated for religious, charitable, scientific, literary or educational purposes. Projects funded must be located in Dallas County, with preference given to the four northwest townships: Dallas, Spring Valley, Lincoln and Washington townships.

Grant applicants must be a nonprofit organization or a unit of state or local government pursuant to U.S. Internal Revenue Service Code 501(c)(3) or 509(a)(1).

The Bock Family Foundation awards grants in the spring and the fall. Application deadlines are March 1 and Sept. 1, respectively, and applications for the fall period must be postmarked or delivered to the Bock Family Foundation by Sept. 1, 2016.

Questions about the grant guidelines and completed application forms should be directed to Scott Finneseth, executive director of the Bock Family Foundation, at 515-465-4641 or 1401 Willis Ave., P.O. Box 487, Perry, IA 50220.

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