OAF 2020 Grant Cycle #2
Operational Support • COVID-19 • Special Projects
The Oconomowoc Area Foundation (OAF) has opened a second round of grants open to all nonprofits serving the greater Oconomowoc area to help fund requests related to Operational Support, Special Projects & COVID-19
Timeline: * Friday, September 11th - Application Opens
* Friday, September 25th - Application Deadline (11 pm)
Applying for grants from the Oconomowoc Area Foundation:
OAF 2020 Grant Cycle #1 - COVID-19 Response
The OAF awarded approximately $167,000 in grants to area nonprofits.
Because of the COVID-19 crisis, all funding (with the exception of the grant to The Oconomowoc Scholarship Fund) is targeted to fund Food, Shelter, Health and Safety needs in the greater Oconomowoc community.
Best Buddies - Wisconsin
Blessings in a Backpack Waukesha County
Eras Senior Network, Inc
Family Promise of Western Waukesha County Inc.
GALS on the Go
Lake Area Free Clinic, Inc.
Three Pillars/Center for Health and Rehab Inc.
Oconomowoc Area School District
Oconomowoc Public Library
Oconomowoc Scholarship Fund
ProHealth Care Foundation, Inc.
Society of St. Vincent De Paul
St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church
The Women's Center
Tricia's Troops Cancer Connection
Western Lakes Fire District
Wildlife In Need Center Ltd
Your Choice to Live Inc.
Zachariah's Acres, Inc.
The OAF focuses on five priorities for improving the Oconomowoc Area:
Caring for Children;
Helping those in Need;
Preserving the Environment;
and Enriching the Community Economically and Culturally.
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$3.8 Million in Grants since inception, focusing on five priorities within the community:
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND ENVIRONMENT
HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
ARTS & CULTURE
"The OAF is just getting started. The future and impact to the community the OAF will have is truly unlimited."
-- Dirk and Terry Debbink
"The OAF provided our family an easy and effective way to get started with our philanthropy."
"We don't know what the needs of the community will be 20 years from now. That's the beauty of the OAF, it works in perpetuity."
-- Zastrow Family
-- Craig Schiefelbein