Request for Applications now available for 2016-2017 Community Grants

Susan G. Komen® Nebraska is pleased to announce the release of the Request for Applications for its 2016-2017 community grants.

Community grant funds are available to support local non-profit organizations that provide breast health and/or breast cancer education, screening, treatment, and survivor support services. Projects that specifically address breast health needs in Saunders, Douglas, and Custer, Dawson, and Lincoln counties will be given high consideration; however, all breast health projects that meet the outlined criteria are welcome.

Click here to view the Request for Applications for 2016-2017 Community Grants

Applicants may request funding from $5,001 up to $100,000 for one year for projects running from April 2016 to March 2017. Applicants seeking less than $5,000 should refer to the Komen Nebraska Small Grants RFA here.

Applications for 2016-2017 Community Grants are due December 4, 2015 by 5:00 pm CST. Komen Nebraska strongly encourages applicants to attend one of two grant writing workshops:

  • Tuesday, October 27, 2015 5:30-7:00 pm CST
  • Tuesday, November 10, 2015 5:30-7:00 pm CST

These workshops will be held at the Komen Nebraska office, located at 12103 Pacific Street, Omaha, and via webinar. Please RSVP for one of these two workshops here.

For more information, please contact Anne Friedrich, Grants & Community Outreach Coordinator, at (402) 502-2979 ext. 205 or