Our Schedule for Holy Week:
Sunday, April 14th - 8AM & 10:30 AM - Palm Sunday
Endowment Board Grant Requests
Endowment Board of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
Calling all Grant Requests
St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church Endowment Board is seeking applications for the 2019 grants. Each year the Endowment Board awards varying funds generated by interest and cash dividends earned by the Board over the previous 12 months ending December 31. Grant requests must comply with the mission of the Endowment Board. The Endowment Fund is operated to enhance the worship, ministry and mission outreach of St. Matthew’s. Grants cannot be used for the general operating budget of St. Matthew’s.
Grant Application Criteria
All grant requests must be typewritten, signed, and received no later than April 16, 2019, to be considered. The request must contain:
Grant Evaluation Criteria
Grant requests will be evaluated based on the above criteria. Other considerations include but are not limited to: matching resources (i.e. funds from other sources or labor provided), providing the greatest benefit to the greatest number of people, and benefiting the community more than the individual.
Preferred Disbursement Methods
Follow up Reporting
All grantees are required to provide a written report to the Endowment Fund Board as specified in the grant. Failure to provide final report will disqualify recipient from future grants. This report should be received no later than April 16, 2020.
Unused Grant Funds
Grants or portions of grants that are not distributed within one year of the grant date shall remain in the Endowment Fund. The retained funds will be either added to the principal of the Endowment Fund or held for distribution at the next grant date, at the discretion of the Endowment Fund Board.
Mail or hand-carry to: St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
1030 Second Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99701
THE DEADLINE IS April 16, 2019
Grants will be awarded on Pentecost Sunday (June 9, 2019) or soon after.