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YW Legacy Fund Grant Deadline Extended!

Friday, January 13th, 2017

The grant deadline for the YW Legacy Fund has been extended until January 23!

The YW Legacy Fund makes grants to support initiatives that align with the former YWCA’s mission.

YW Legacy grant requests should address one or more of the following criteria:

  • Encourage women’s growth, leadership and power in order to attain a common vision for peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all people
  • Help children attain their greatest potential
  • Create an environment to assist in the physical and mental health and well-being of women and their families
  • Pursue the elimination of racism wherever it exists
  • Grants are restricted to Saline County, KS

The amount available is $19,600 and all applicants must fill out the YW Legacy v.2.0. form on our online grant system.  Deadline is January 23, 2017 and grants will be awarded in mid-February.

Questions?  Contact Jessica Martin, Grants & Scholarships Coordinator at or 785-823-1800.