The application for the 2017 award cycle must be completed online and verified by a representative from a nonprofit organization or public agency that serves people with disabilities. A maximum of 10 applications may be submitted from each organization or agency.
The maximum amount of the award per individual in 2017 is $1,000.
This program is not intended to pay off a recipient’s debts, to fund services that are normally provided at no cost to the recipient, or to provide a general source of income to the recipient or to the applying organization/agency.
|April 3 to May 15, 2017||Online Application Period Open|
|May 16 to June 30, 2017||CCT Reviews and Processes Applications|
|On July 10, 2017||CCT Notifies Applying Organizations’ Representatives|
|By August 14, 2017||Vendor Checks Mailed to Applying Organizations’ Representatives for Award Recipients|
|August 14, 2017 to February 14, 2018
||Goods Purchased or Services Performed for Award Recipients|
|February 14, 2018||Outstanding Vendor Checks Voided#|
#Note: For funded applications, an award check will be made payable to the vendor noted on the application. Award checks must be cashed within 180 days of issue date to prevent forfeiture. It is the applying organization’s representative’s responsibility to ensure the check is processed within 180 days of issue date or to write VOID and return the check to CCT by mail. For whatever reason, if a check cannot be used for the original purpose intended, please return by mail the voided check to CCT.
Evaluation criteria: A committee of CCT staff and Board Members will review applications based on how the request will impact the recipient’s quality of life. Preference will also be given to those requests that:
Before submitting an application, please review the following requirements:
To see what information is required, please review a sample of the 2017 CCT Charitable Fund Award Application here. (Note: Application provided for informational purposes only – subject to change – application must be completed online.)
Please contact Cheryl Carlyon via email (ccarylon@trustCCT.org) with questions.