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Pallottine Foundation of Buckhannon, West Virginia
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Buckhannon, WV— The Pallottine Foundation of Buckhannon, West Virginia, is pleased to announce the dates for its initial grant cycle for 2016. This new foundation, formed in 2015, will serve healthcare related needs of the community in Barbour, Lewis, Randolph, Upshur, and Webster counties through its annual grant award process.

“The Pallottine Foundation of Buckhannon seeks partnerships with non-profit organizations with the potential to inspire healthier choices for the communities of Barbour, Lewis, Randolph, Upshur, and Webster counties,” stated Executive Director, Janell E. Ray. “On May 01, 2016, we open our inaugural grant cycle and are excited to be able to offer funding support to local organizations that share our mission and vision for the community. We will be accepting applications through August 15, 2016 for grant awards in late September or early October.”

Grant cycle deadlines for this inaugural grant-making session are:

    •  Submission of Letters of Inquiry – May 31, 2016

    •  Approval of Letters of Inquiry and Invitation for Full Application Issued – June 30, 2016

    •  Submission of Completed Applications – August 15, 2016

The PFB will focus its funding awards in four broad healthcare related areas:

    •  Health and Wellness – Examples include diabetes prevention, oral hygiene, prenatal care.

    •  Leadership Development – Examples include staff and management training, marketing and fundraising training.

    •  Lifestyle Education – Examples include substance and domestic violence programs, homeless assistance, mental health care.

    •  Spiritual and Pastoral Care – Examples include hospice care, senior services, Alzheimer and dementia care, bereavement counseling.

The Pallottine Foundation of Buckhannon provides grant funding for qualified 501(c)(3) organizations in Barbour, Lewis, Randolph, Upshur and Webster counties in West Virginia that serve healthcare and healthcare related needs of the community. Learn more about the Foundation.

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