The Starke County Community Foundation is now taking grant applications.
One of the grants available is the Maude Brown and Henry F. Schricker Endowment. Its goal is to help students in grades four through 12 with projects dealing with Indiana history and social studies. Also available is the Robert ‘Boom Boom’ Baker Alternative Agriculture Grant. It funds projects and educational programs advancing alternative agriculture in Starke County.
The foundation says grants assist schools and organizations seeking hundreds of dollars to thousands of dollars. Grant applications and guidelines can be found at the Community Foundation’s website. The deadline to apply is October 9.