The Form Futures Grant Catalog is now live! Posted on October 5, 2021 by Eau Claire Community Foundation The Eau Claire Community Foundation will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2022, and Eau Claire area nonprofits are participating in an exciting new way to raise funds as part of that celebration. ECCF’s online Grant Catalog is now live for its second cycle, Form Futures. This crowdfunding software allows the public to donate directly to funding requests from Eau Claire area nonprofits. Not only will applicants receive the money they raise in the form of grants, but all that raise at least $1000 will become eligible for bonus grants from ECCF that range from $1000 to $10,000! ECCF is hosting four online Grant Catalogs in the year leading up to its 25th anniversary celebration. Each Catalog collects donations for a different giving category: Create Culture (July 6-28, 2021); Form Futures (Oct. 4-27, 2021); Give Green (Feb. 7-March 2, 2022); and Offer Opportunities (April 11-May 4, 2022). Donations can be made online, or donors can donate via check or even gifts of stock! (Donors can contact ECCF for more information about these options.) Please visit the 25th Anniversary page of the ECCF website for category descriptions and more. Browse the Grant Catalog The second category, Form Futures, supports local education and training opportunities for all ages. Funding requests from the following nonprofits are available in the online Grant Catalog: American Red Cross-Northwest Wisconsin Chapter Boys and Girls Club Greater Chippewa Valley Boy Scouts of America, Chippewa Valley Council Children’s Charities Chippewa Valley LGBTQ+ Community Center Family Resource Center GATEWAYS (Eau Claire Public Schools Foundation) Junior Achievement of Wisconsin North and West Central Region E. Phillips Career Development Center E. Phillips Memorial Public Library Literacy Chippewa Valley The Wellness Shack United Way of the Greater Chippewa Valley Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council The Eau Claire Community Foundation strengthens our community by offering donors opportunities to establish charitable legacies, by making grants, and by serving as a catalyst to address community needs. The online Grant Catalogs are part of a year of philanthropy in honor of ECCF’s 25th anniversary, which will be celebrated in June 2022. For more information, please email email@example.com , or call (715) 552-3801.