The CCT Board of Directors is proud to sponsor the Charitable Fund Award that has provided $368,682 in grants for children and adults with special needs over the last nine years. Established in 2009 to support CCT’s mission of helping people with special needs improve their quality of life, this grant program offers assistance with the purchase of equipment, medication or services to Virginia residents who demonstrate a financial need.
|January 8 to February 28, 2018||Online Application Period Open|
|March 1 to April 20, 2018||CCT Reviews and Processes Applications|
|On May 4, 2018||CCT Notifies Applying Organizations’ Representatives|
|By July 1, 2018||Vendor Checks Mailed to Applying Organizations’ Representatives for Award Recipients|
|July 1 to December 31, 2018
||Goods Purchased or Services Performed for Award Recipients|
The application 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 2018 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.
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: