Small and medium-sized private, nonprofit, tax-exempt 501(c)3) organizations, which have been incorporated for at least two years and serve Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Washington, or Waukesha counties. Applicants must have an annual operating budget of at least $25,000 and no greater than $3 million.
Religious organizations will be considered for project support if the proposed work serves the general community and neighborhoods beyond the membership of the applicant. Projects to promote a particular denomination or faith will be ineligible.
The fund will not award grants to organizations with a primary mission of grant making. In order for a statewide organization to be considered for funding, 70 percent of its work must be in the greater Milwaukee area.
Business Improvement Districts or other entities that have a taxing authority are ineligible to