The Foundation for Enhancing Communities (TFEC) is currently accepting proposals for grants available through Family and Children’s Services of Lebanon County. Applications are due April 1, 2016.

The Family and Children’s Services Fund of Lebanon County, a fund of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, plans to award grants in 2016 to nonprofit, social service agencies in support of projects which serve families and children in Lebanon County. The fund’s advisory committee expects the average grant to fall in the $500 to $2,000 range.

Applicants must either be a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, or have a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization act as a fiscal sponsor for the proposed project.

Applications must be submitted through TFEC’s online application system by April 1, 2016. Notification of grant awards will be made in May 2016. Organizations interested in applying should visit to learn how to apply and review the grant guidelines.

TFEC is a community foundation which aims to stimulate philanthropy and enhance the quality of life in the community through accumulating, managing, and disbursing financial assets, while serving as a catalyst and neutral convener to meet a wide range of community needs in the south central Pennsylvania counties of Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lebanon, and Perry, and also in the Dillsburg area. Regional foundations of TFEC include the Greater Harrisburg Foundation, the Franklin County Foundation, the Mechanicsburg Area Foundation, the Perry County Community Foundation, the Camp Hill Community Foundation, and the Dillsburg Area Foundation.

For more information on TFEC and grantmaking or funding opportunities, please visit

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