Gannett Foundation Grant Submission Deadline

August 17, 2018 all-day
Gannett Foundation

The Gannett Foundation supports local organizations in communities served by Gannett Co., Inc. The foundation’s community action grant priorities include education and neighborhood improvement, economic development, youth development, community problem-solving, assistance to disadvantaged people, environmental conservation and cultural enrichment. The average grant amount is in the $1,000 to $5,000 range.

Grant applications are considered twice a year, must be submitted by regular mail, postmarked no later than Feb 16 or Aug 17. (Some locations may have earlier deadlines, see Grant Contact list.)

A committee of employees reviews all proposals within one month after each deadline. Applicants are notified of final decisions about 90-120 days after deadlines. Please no phone or email inquiries.

Gannett Co. Inc. has a presence in two Iowa communities. Submit your proposal directly to the contact listed:

The Des Moines Register, 400 Locust Street, Suite 500, Des Moines, IA 50309
David Chivers, President and Publisher, (515) 284-8042
Contact: Natalie Lancial,

Iowa City Press-Citizen, 123 N. Linn Street, Suite 2E, Iowa City, IA 52245
Jamie Spencer, General Manager,

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