Selection Criteria:
  • To be considered, your request must include your organization’s Form W-9.
  • Proximity to Cerrowire facilities
  • Tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the U. S. Internal Revenue Code
  • Organization’s reputation for implementation and use of funds
  • Exhibit clear, measurable and realistic goals and objectives
  • Establish the means for evaluation and reporting after a program is completed
  • Proposal quality
Funding Not Typically Approved:
  • Requests from communities outside of Cerrowire’s area of operations
  • Individuals (travel, conferences, etc.)
  • Political organizations, parties or candidates
  • Telephone solicitations or verbal requests
  • Non-charitable organizations
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Endowment programs
  • Churches