Phone or Fax: 541-997-1274
1525 W. 12th St., Suite 18
P.O. Box 1589
Florence, Oregon 97439
Email:
wlcf@oregonfast.net
"Community People Helping Community People"
Each year, Western Lane Community Foundation awards
small grants to local non-profit organizations for projects and
progams in its target area of western Lane County. Grants
are awarded in the areas of education, medicine and
science, the arts and social and civic services.

The amount available for distribution each year varies based
on the performance of the invested portfolio of discretionary
funds. Grant requests and awards vary greatly in amount, with
a range from $100.00 to around $5,000, depending on the
nature of the grant project and funds available for distribution.

Grant applications for the 2014 grant cycle will be accepted
by WLCF between October 1, 2013 and January 15, 2014.
Grant applications may be obtained from the WLCF office or
by downloading an application in Word or a fillable .pdf file
here. Before completing your application, please review the
Grant Guidlines. Applications should be fully completed,
including a budget for your proposed project, either within the
application, or as an attachment. Completed applications
should be printed and submitted with eleven (11) copies to
Western Lane Community Foundation, P.O. Box 1589,
Florence, Oregon 97439. Applications must be RECEIVED
no later than close of business January 15, 2014.
All grant applications will be reviewed by the Board of
Directors and each applicant will be contacted by a board
member for an interview regarding the grant request. Grants
are selected in February and awarded in late February or
early March.

In 2014, WLCF distributed over $76,000 through its Discretionary Grant Program. Recipients for
2013 and the projects funded include:

Boys & Girls Club Western Lane Co.............................. Projector
Bright Beginnings.............................................................. Science Discovery and Enrichment
Community Chorus of Florence........................................ Keyboard
Cross Roads, Assembly of God Church........................... Food Backpacks for Kids
Florence Evengelical Church............................................. Summer Camp Scholarships
Florence Food Share........................................................ High tunnel Greenhouse
Florence Food Share ........................................................Computer Replacement
Florence Habitat for Humanity........................................... Re-Store Computer
Florence Regional Arts Alliance....................................... Art center Start-Up
FloTones of Florence..........................................................Sheet Music
Helping Hands Coalition.....................................................Voucher Program
Helping Hands Coalition.....................................................Warm and Dry Program
KXCR Community Radio....................................................Equip. for Student Involvement
Last Resort Players..............................................................Microphones
Mapleton Elementary School............................................. Classroom novel sets
Mapleton Elementary School .............................................Summer school 2013
Mapleton Food Share........................................................ Shelving for Kid's Backpack Program
Mapleton High School.........................................................Art Frames
Mapleton School District.....................................................AVID supplies
Mapleton School District......................................................Range hood vent
MapletonSchool District.....................................................College and Career Corner
OR Coast Military Heritage Museum.................................Gift Shop Displays
Pacific Coast Wind Ensemble Music.............................. Bass Drum
Peace Harbor Hospital...................................................... Bassinets For Babies
Siuslaw High School Aspire...............................................Road Trips for Seniors
Siuslaw School District.......................................................MimioVote Student Response System
Siuslaw Outreach Services ...............................................At-Risk & Emergency Voucher Fund
Siuslaw Public Library District.............................................IPads for Learning
Siuslaw Watershed Council ...............................................Siuslaw Watershed camps/kayak trips
Western lane Ambulance District........................................Bicycle Safety Helmets