In response to the devastating damage to the Farmer Valley Cemetery, the Foundation provided a grant for the new iron gate at the entrance.
When filling out the grant application, do not put proposals in binders, notebooks or other presentation packets. Please do not send additional materials (articles, brochures letters etc.) unless they contribute to our understanding in an important way.
Contact Information (if you have any questions):
Address: 1216 L Street, P.O. Box 283, Aurora, NE 68818
Grant applications are considered quarterly by the Foundation Grant Committee whose recommendations are then presented to the Board of Directors for final decision. The grant calendar is as follows:
Grant Proposal Deadline Grants Committee Meeting Board Meeting & Final Decision
Round 1 January 15 4th week of January 1st Monday in February
Round 2 April 15 4th week of April 1st Monday in May
Round 3 July 15 4th week of July 1st Monday in August
Round 4 October 15 4th week of October 1st Monday in November
Additional contact and correspondence with Foundation and committee members, when necessary will be conducted following a preliminary review of proposals.
NOTE: Open up the grant application and fill out with your computer. No handwritten grants will be accepted. Please provide one original and 20 copies of the application.
The Aurora Airport was at the recipient of funds to provide a much needed
tornado shelter. The City of Aurora partnered in the project by providing
equipment and labor to install the unit.