Komen Lubbock Area Seeks Grant RFAs

Community Based Grant deadline is Jan. 15, 2016

November 17, 2015

By ELLYSA GONZALEZ, A-J MEDIA

Posted: November 17, 2015 – 3:40pm

The Susan G. Komen Lubbock-area affiliate is currently seeking applications for its breast health grant program.

The funding period is April 1, 2016, through March 31, 2017.

The application deadline for community grants is Jan. 8. Applications for small grants are welcome year-round but require 60 days for the review process, according to a news release from the organization.

Only nonprofit organizations located within a specific 16-county region are eligible for community and small grants. The counties include: Bailey, Cochran, Cottle, Crosby, Dickens, Floyd, Garza, Hale, Hockley, Kent, Lamb, Lubbock, Lynn, Motley, Terry and Yoakum.

Projects must be specific to breast health and/or breast cancer, according to the release.

Komen Lubbock awarded seven community grants totaling $190,534 and four small grants totaling $8,197 during the last fiscal year.

Visit komenwesttexas.wpengine.com, email jana@komenwesttexas.wpengine.com or call 698-1900 for additional information.

Lubbock Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen®