The small grant program has been transitioned. If you are interested in receiving funds for your project, please attend a quarterly board meeting in order to apply directly to the board of directors. You may also send an inquiry email to email@example.com
Statement of Purpose or Mission
The mission of the Historic Bath Foundation is to encourage and promote the historical aspects of the Town of Bath; aid the Historic Bath Commission and the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources in acquiring and developing historic properties, interpretations and functions; and to conduct fund raising activities to raise funds for acquiring historic objects that enable the Historic Bath Commission and the Historic Bath Historic Site to fully and completely present the history of North Carolina’s first town.
Areas of Interest
The Historic Bath Foundation, Inc., organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes to serve the Bath area. Areas of funding interest include:
Conditions of Assistance
Individuals, organizations, agencies and institutions may apply for grant funds.
Memorandum of Agreement to be signed between recipient and Historic Bath Foundation
Reporting standards/requirements will need to be adopted.
Final reports on the project are due at the end of 13 months from grant receipt. If a project extends beyond the normal twelve month completion period, a progress report will be required at the end of 12 months. If grant recipient is unable to complete project within 12 month period after grant award, applicant must submit a written explanation and request for a six month extension. This request must be made at least one month prior to the end of the grant period. Additional extensions may be requested at six-month intervals at the discretion of the Executive Board/Grant Committee. If an explanation is not provided within stated period, the board reserves the right to cancel the unused balance of the grant award. Completion of the Foundation’s final report will be required at the end of the project.
Foundation Grant Committee will meet once a year in March to consider requests for grant assistance. Applications will be available annually on February 1 and to be considered, applications must be received online or at the Foundation postal address by February 28. Six unstapled copies of application form and other relevant materials should be mailed to:
Historic Bath Foundation
PO Box 238
Bath, North Carolina 27808
Funding decisions and announcement of awards will be made by April 15th.
The following information should be included on applications for assistance (not to exceed two pages).
1. Name and address of individual applicant, organization or institution.
2. Description of the project, along with anticipated goals and names and qualifications of persons involved in executing the project.
3. Time frame for beginning and completing project.
4. Detailed budget, showing how funds will be used, and any matching monies anticipated. Beginning with applications received 2015, the Foundation is allowing applicants to request during the application process 50% funding disbursement at the time of the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement. The remaining funding will be disbursed when the grant project is complete and the final report approved.
5. Signature of the person authorized to receive and expend funds for the organization.
All eligible applications will be considered. Requests will be evaluated on their individual merit and in terms of how well they fit within the Historic Bath Foundation’s granting areas of interest. Other factors that will be used in evaluation include:
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