Deadline Is Monday To Apply For $65K In International Paper Grants

July 9, 2019

International Paper Pensacola Mill will award $65,000 in foundation grants in 2019, and the deadline for grant applications is Monday, July 15.

The International Paper Foundation makes sustainable investments to address critical needs in the communities where employees live and work.

Signature Causes include:

  • ·         Education – Programs focused on helping children succeed via a comprehensive approach to education. Priority is given to literacy programs from birth through 3rd grade.
  • ·         Hunger – Programs dedicated to improving food security throughout our communities.
  • ·         Health & Wellness – Programs that promote healthy living habits.
  • ·         Disaster Relief – Programs that help communities prepare for and recover from natural disasters.

Funding also is available to address environmental initiatives (forests, water and air), employee involvement grants and other critical community needs.

Applicants must be a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization or qualifying federal entity to apply for a grant. To be considered, organizations must have a program that addresses critical community needs and have measurable objectives to demonstrate impact. Details on grant eligibility, guidelines and restrictions are available at www.ipgiving.com. Applications will be accepted at www.ipgiving.com until Monday, July 15, 2019.

Pictured: Last year’s IP Giving award winners. File photo for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.

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