MOUNT VERNON — United Way of Knox County is accepting online applications from 501(c)(3) agencies for investments in programming that addresses community needs focused on education, financial stability and health. Dollars invested in targeted programs will be awarded for use as 2018 community investments.
Applications must be submitted online and can be accessed at uwayknox.org under the “Partner” tab. Deadline for submission is 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 16.
Prospective partner agencies are eligible to apply for United Way funds if they have been in existence for at least one year and provide programs that serve Knox County residents. No strictly religious organization serving a limited group of people is eligible to be a partner agency.
New organizations interested in applying for program funding are encouraged to contact United Way at 740-397-5721 for more details about the application requirements and process.