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2022 Community Investment Process

Our application process for 2022 opens May 17, 2022.  Successful applicants will receive funding from March 2023-February 2024.

Our funding review process takes place in 3 phases:

  1. Letter of Intent (open May 17th, due June 24th)
  2. Application by invitation (open Aug 30th, due Sept 30th)
  3. Interview Oct/Nov by invitation

 

 

Before beginning your online application please review the application guide. The guide provides samples, FAQs, tips, and instructions for the application platform.

At United Way, we help people. Granting funds to local charities is one of the major ways we help solve local and regional social problems. We invest for impact and outcomes.

Funding Guidelines and Criteria

Eligibility Criteria:

Our Investments:

 

Exclusions:

We do NOT provide funding for the following:

 

As you consider applying for funding, we encourage you to  contact Alexya Heelis, Executive Director, to discuss your ideas.

 

Funding Principles

CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR FUNDING

For more information or assistance, please contact Alexya at Alexya@unitedwaysaintjohn.com  

For a complete list of programs, services and strategies currently funded, please click here.