Jeryl applied for one of these with their technology specialist. Jeryl
was awarded a $4000 grant which she used to purchase equipment for her
art program. She is presently converting her slides into digital
images with some of the equipment she received. She also got a
projector. Jeryl said that a high percentage of the grants were
apporved this year.
Check the web site address above - the deadline is fast approaching.
"To be considered for funding, applicants must
1) submit an on-line Letter of Intent before 5:00 p.m., February 17, 2006
2) mail or hand-deliver one original (with signatures in blue ink) and
two copies to the Grants Office so that it is received before 4:00
p.m., March 17, 2006."
Dealines are approaching on many of the grants listed on IAD page.
On 2/2/06, Jeryl H. wrote:
> I'm so excited!! I want to thank Judy Decker for posting the grant sites!
> Last year I saw the Target grant, mentioned it to my tech person and we
> dashed off an application. ......
> Just before I went to lunch today I got a phone call from the local Target
> -they wanted to know when I could pick up my $3,000. check! ....
> I will be using it for our Explore the Arts day we have every
> year -to pay for a big performance and some individual artists. We also
> use a lot of parent volunteers. But this is so great!! I have received
> $7,000. in grants this year! ........
> Jeryl in SC