Thank you for applying to WCC’s Mission & Outreach Grant Program. We are proud to offer this grant program to assist those organizations that support WCC’s mission goals and objectives. For WCC, mission and outreach has always been at the forefront of who we are, as people who care and share our financial gifts to help others.
Outreach Board Mission Statement
To relentlessly share our extraordinary gifts with those in need in our local community, the nation and the world through financial support and life-changing personal service.
What kind of programs are funded?
Wayzata Community Church makes grants primarily to organizations or agencies, programs and projects who deliver services involving families, children, the homeless (housing), nutrition, educational projects and other caring mission.
Who is eligible?
We support organizations who work towards improving and impacting the quality of life for all people. We grant financial support to:
- Alleviate poverty
- Provide food for the hungry
- Shelter the homeless
- Offer education to those without access
- Assist special needs persons of all ages
- Have WCC member volunteer opportunities with proposed project
Who is not eligible?
We ordinarily do not support:
- Ongoing operation expenses
- Grants to individuals
- Annual appeals in membership drives and capital campaigns
- Capital debt reduction
- Political projects
- Travel groups expenses
Grants are provided to organizations evidencing sound financial and organizational management, realistic project planning, an engaged board of directors and capability to carry out the proposed project(s). Applicants are up to date with any and all reporting information as required from previous grants. The current application is complete and all information requested is included in the manner requested along with all attachments.
Completed grant applications must be postmarked by August 1, 2017. Grant applications must follow the formatting guidelines as set forth on the grant proposal narrative page and application cover sheet.
Please submit application to:
Lou Vlahos, Director of Mission and Communication
Wayzata Community Church
125 Wayzata Boulevard East, Wayzata, MN 55391
Here is the schedule for the WCC Mission & Outreach Grant Program
Aug 1 – Deadline for all grants to be submitted to WCC
Oct 17 – Mission & Outreach Board approval for grants
Dec 1 – WCC will notify applicants if approved or declined
Dec 22 – Grant checks are put into the mail to organizations that have been accepted
Click here to get the 2017 Grant Application