General information about United Way of Pitt County Grant Opportunities.
COMMUNITY IMPACT GRANT - 2021-2022
Thank you for your interest in United Way of Pitt County (UWPC) Grant Funding. UWPC is proud to offer funding opportunities to area non-profit agencies and understands the vital role these organizations play in maintaining the well-being of our communities. Our current grant opportunities include MicroGrants in an amount not to exceed $300.00, Community Grants in an amount not to exceed $2,500.00, and our Quarterly Grant process.
United Way of Pitt County is accepting applications for grants to support projects that provide services aligning with our 3 focus areas:
Helping children, youth and adults achieve their potential.
Helping hard-working families get ahead.
Help individuals and families meet basic needs.
Community Action Grant
Our current Community Action Fund grant opportunities include Micro Grants in an amount not to exceed $300.00 and Community Grant in an amount not to exceed $2,500.00; with an urgent need focus on COVID response.
The same grant application document may be used for either the Micro Grant or the Community Grant. United Way of Pitt County encourages the electronic submission of grant applications. This grant is in a word document click here to apply.
Amounts to be determined monthly by the Community Impact Cabinet in consultation with the Treasurer.
Grant funding will be restricted to Pitt County. Only government entities or non-profit organizations with 501 (c)(3) status are eligible for funding. Each quarter is a new grant process.
Quarter 1 Grants Due May 16, 2021 for activities in July, August, September (2021)
Quarter 2 Grants Due August 2, 2021 for activities in October, November, December (2021)
Quarter 3 Grants Due November 1 for activities in January, February, March (2022)
Quarter 4 Grants Due February 1 for activities April, May, June (2022)
- Organizations that wish to apply for United Way funding must be a 501 (c)3 organization.
- Programs that are offered funding must sign a contract.
- U.S. Patriot Act Form
If you have questions about our funding process, please contact Dwain Cooper at 252-758-1604 ext. 210.
COMMUNITY IMPACT CABINET
Wayman Williams, Chair – Greenville Housing Authority
Terry Atkinson – East Carolina University
Adrian Atkinson – City of Greenville
Chris Bethune – Publix Super Market
Shantell Cheek – Access East
Lou Norris – Greenville Utilities Commission
James Rhodes – Pitt County Government
Mary Worsley – Community Member