Fort Bend Cares, a charitable foundation, has announced that beginning December 9, 2014 applications for the 2014 grant cycle will be accepted. The grant period for submissions will close on February 28, 2014. If a non-profit organization received a grant from Fort Bend Cares in 2013, the year-end required expenditure report must be received by Fort Bend Cares by December 31, 2013. All needed documents can be found at www.fortbendcares.org
The foundation generates its funding from individual and corporate donations as well as fund-raising activities throughout the year. The Grant Committee follows stringent policies and procedures to ensure that all funds are disbursed based on accomplishing the Mission of Fort Bend Cares. Since its origin, Fort Bend Cares has bestowed grants totaling $1,050,000. We impact thousands of Fort Bend County children through grants to charitable 501(c)(3) organizations.
Help us help more kids in Fort Bend County! Mark your calendars now for the 2014 Road Trip to the Winter Games on February 1, 2014 at Fluor in Sugar Land. Sponsorships are still available. For more information on the Road Trip and how to give to Fort Bend Cares, please visit www.fortbendcares.org.