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ECCF grants are either donor-advised or public through a competitive program where eligible nonprofits may apply. ECCF funds that offer competitive grant programs each provide a unique purpose, requirements and deadlines to help nonprofits determine eligibility.
competitive grant programs
Type of Support
|Dee & King Webster Fund for Greater Lawrence||June 1, 2023||Educational and out-of-school time opportunities for youth||Lawrence, Methuen and Andover, MA|
|CCI ALAANA Artist Grant||Rolling||Works by artists who identify as African, Latine, Asian, Arab or Native American||Essex County|
|CCI Last Mile Fund||Rolling||Individual artists and creative makers||Essex County|
|Essex County Land and Environment Initiative||March 10, 2023||Projects or programs||Organizations serving residents of Essex County|
|Greater Lawrence Summer Fund||March 22, 2023||Summer programs||Limited to summer programs serving youth from the Greater Lawrence communities of Lawrence, Methuen, Andover, and North Andover.|
|Greater Newburyport Fund for the Blind||May 5, 2023||Programs and services||Amesbury, Byfield, Newbury, Newburyport, Salisbury, and West Newbury|
|F1rst Jobs||May 5, 2023||Summer teen employment||North Shore - see guidelines|
|Merrimack Valley Municipal Business Development and Recovery Fund||Rolling||Municipal initiatives for Business||Andover, North Andover|
|Creative County Initiative Partnership Grants||Application due January 30, 2023 for those who are moved into final round||Public art, creative placemaking and other special projects||Essex County|
nonprofits & grants
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Carol Lavoie Schuster
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