Tag Archives: grants

New Grant Process Starts Jan. 9, 2023

United Way of Kaw Valley Launching New Grant Process Jan. 9  New opportunities for Shawnee and Jefferson County providers will prioritize “Whole Family” focus and encourage grantee collaboration Jan. 6, 2023, Topeka, Kan.— On Monday, January 9,  staff from United Way of Kaw Valley (UWKV, formerly United Way of Greater Topeka) will introduce partners to… Read More »

Ballard Center in Lawrence Gets $10K Grant

United Way Leader Surprises Lawrence’s Ballard Center with Extra $10K Grant Donors and Board Honor Peggy Johnson’s Service to United Way of Douglas County with Bonus Grant Dec. 2, 2022, Lawrence, Kan.— Christmas came early for the families served by the Ballard Center. United Way of Kaw Valley (UWKV)—the newly merged organization formed by United… Read More »

Job Opportunity: Part-Time Grant Assistant

Please email resume and cover letter to apply. Applications will be reviewed as they are received until the position is filled. Job Title:  Part-Time Grant Assistant (20 hrs/week) Reports To:  Vice President of Community Impact Job Level/Status:  Exempt Division:  Community Impact Compensation: $14.75/hour This position is not eligible for benefits. An important note about Diversity, Equity &… Read More »

Jackson County Basic Needs RFP 2022

1/14/2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UNITED WAY CONTACT Donna Swaffar, Communications Director United Way of Greater Topeka Requests Jackson County Proposals  Two-year grants will support organizations providing basic needs assistance TOPEKA, KS, Feb. 14, 2022—United Way of Greater Topeka issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) today for basic needs support in Jackson County. Jackson County Basic… Read More »

News Release: 2021 Grant Process Adapts to Pandemic

For Immediate Release: 1.28.2021 UNITED WAY CONTACT Donna Swaffar, Communications Director Phone: 785.383.7451 (voice/text) United Way announces changes to grant programs Impact grants adapt to COVID-19 response and recovery TOPEKA, KS, January 26, 2021—The challenges of COVID-19 have prompted temporary changes to United Way of Greater Topeka’s impact work timeline and grant process. United Way… Read More »

City of Topeka Social Service Grant Applications Open for 2021 Funding

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release: 5.1.2020 UNITED WAY CONTACT Donna Swaffar, Communications Director Phone: 785.383.7451 (voice/text) E-mail: donna.swaffar@unitedwaytopeka.org United Way of Greater Topeka to oversee Request for Proposal and Grant Management process May 1, 2020, TOPEKA, KS—As a vendor for the City of Topeka, United Way of Greater Topeka announces the release of the 2021… Read More »

Jackson County Basic Needs 2020-2022 RFP Release

For Immediate Release February 7, 2020 UNITED WAY CONTACT Donna Swaffar, Communications Director Phone: 785.273.4804 E-mail: donna.swaffar@unitedwaytopeka.org United Way of Greater Topeka To Issue Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for 2020-22 Jackson County Basic Needs Investment February 7, 2020, TOPEKA, KANS.—Charitable organizations interested in receiving United Way of Greater Topeka (UWGT) funding for Basic Needs Assistance… Read More »

2019 Basic Needs RFP

2019 Basic Needs RFP Timeline October 8, 2018 Request for proposal (RFP) released to community November 8, 2018 Proposals due to UWGT via e-CImpact online by 5:00 pm Dec. 3 – 14, 2018 Investment panel sessions (click to see panel volunteer opportunities) December 20, 2018 Applicants notified January 1, 2019 Grant cycle begins This post is a summary… Read More »