Grant program application deadline: February 28

The 500 Festival wants to help your organization! To be exact, $33,000 is available to Indiana community organizations that share the values and mission of the 500 Festival.

We can relate to the passion and dedication that it takes to promote the community within the Hoosier state. And while the passion is easy to come by, sometimes the funds are not! The 500 Gives Back Grant Program wants to reward organizations that are using events or programs to foster a positive impact in their community just like us.

Is My Organization Eligible?

If you can proudly answer YES to one or more of the statements below, your organization could be eligible for a grant!

My organization fosters a positive impact on the community.

My organization stimulates education, provides leadership or encourages social engagement.

My organization takes pride in its Hoosier roots.

We want to know more about who you are, and the grant application will fill us in. Join us in creating a lasting legacy in Indiana!

Click here for specific eligibility & requirements.

The deadline to submit applications is 11:59 pm ET on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. If you have questions, please contact Francene Thomas.

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