MEDINA – The Sandstone Trust is preparing for their annual acceptance of October grant applications. The funds dispensed will be awarded in December to not-for-profit organizations in the Medina/Ridgeway area. The organization’s objective, as described on their website, states, “to yearly help motivate and drive worthy local projects through grants.”
What type of recipients qualify? The Sandstone Trust explains, “Although a wide range of projects may be considered, typical projects supported by other foundations include festivals, celebrations, community improvements, youth and senior citizen programs, scholarships, tourism efforts, cultural programs, etc.”
According to varying reports, the individual grants awarded are typically within the range of $200 to $500.
- To apply: download, print and complete the Grant Application, here: https://sandstonesociety.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/GrantApplicationForm.pdf
- Mail it here: Mail to Medina Sandstone Society, Inc. • c/o Sandstone Trust • PO Box 25 • Medina, NY 14103.
- The deadline to apply is generally the end of the first week in November.
- Applications will be reviewed in November and grants will be awarded in December.
For more information, you can reach Medina’s Sandstone Trust through Michael Zelazny: (716) 798-1006