Dar Curtis Fund grant program applications now being accepted
The USCA is
proud to announce that the organization was selected to administer the Darwin
Curtis Fund grant program on behalf of The Chicago Community Trust again for
the 2014-15 season. The Darwin Curtis Fund was established to “support and
encourage participation by the general public in the sport of curling….”
Curling clubs with 501(c)(3) not-for-profit status, as well as other 501(c)(3)
organizations looking to grow the sport, are encouraged to apply for funding.
Grant applications will be accepted in two categories: Growth & Development
and Bricks & Mortar. Funding requests can range from $1,000 to $20,000,
with a total of $20,000 to be distributed during the 2014-15 grant cycle.
Organizations that received grant support during the 2013-14 funding cycle will
not be eligible during 2014-15.
If you are
interested in applying for funding through this program, please complete the
attached application in one of three (3) ways:
1. One (1) complete paper copy sent
directly to the Development Associate at the USCA; OR
2. One (1) complete digital copy
emailed to email@example.com; OR
3. Submit electronically through
All application materials must
be submitted in full by 5 p.m. CDT on Friday,
June 13, 2014,
to be considered. Email announcements are also being sent to club presidents.
free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (715) 344-1199, Ext. 209, with any