Apply for Funding

United Way of Tompkins County supports health & human service programs that are making an impact in our community. Those requesting a grant from United Way of Tompkins County must be a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in the geographic area of Tompkins County.

How to Apply

Please login to Apricot for Funders to apply for available grants. We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox as your web browser. Apricot is not compatible with Internet Explorer. 

If you do not have an existing username and password, please contact Kelsey Rossbach at krossbach@uwtc.org or 607.272.6286 for additional information.

Grant FundEligibilityGrant Application FormApplication DeadlineAwards to Local Organizations
Community Care FundUnited Way of Tompkins County Member Agencies are eligible to apply

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Opening: Spring 2018

 

Awards Page

 

FOCUSAny local nonprofit organization that serves within the assigned FOCUS served community of Dryden in 2014

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Closed

Will re-open in spring 2017

2016 - Dryden

2015 - Dryden

2014 - Dryden

2013 - Dryden

2012 -Ulysses
2011 -Lansing
2010 -Danby

Hunger & Food Security FundAll nonprofit organizations in Tompkins County are eligible to apply for funds to address hunger and food security, and the need for personal care items. Apricot log-in

Opening: 8/22/16

Due: 9/30/16

Spring 2016

Fall 2015

Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Spring 2014
Fall 2013

Spring 2013
Fall 2012
Spring 2012
Fall 2011
Fall 2010
Spring 2010

T. Merrell Shipherd Flexible FundUWTC Member Agencies are eligible to apply. Non-member agencies may apply in partnership/ collaboration with a member organizationApricot log-in

Closed

2015 – No Awards

2014

2013 – No Awards

2012
2011
2010

Ithaca College Student United Way 

All local nonprofit organizations in Tompkins County are eligable to applyApricot log-in

Closed

Will re-open in fall 2017

2014
2013
2011
2010
Youth and PhilanthropyAll nonprofit organizations in the TST BOCES District are eligible to applyApricot log-in

Opening: 8/22/16

Due: 9/30/16

2015

2014
2013
2012
2011
2010

All grants must be submitted online through Apricot for Funders. You can log on at https://ctk.apricot.info