Published November 11. 2012 4:00AM
Dime Bank Foundation has extended its grant application deadline to Friday.
Organizations seeking to apply for a grant must possess a tax exempt 501(c)3 and be located in the greater New London County or Westerly/Pawcatuck areas.
Dime Bank established The Dime Foundation in 1998; enabling the bank to support and give back to the communities it serves.
Funding priorities include affordable housing; basic human services for those considered most at-risk, with emphasis on children, families, and/or the elderly at low-income levels; cultural enrichment programs, especially among disadvantaged populations; development/education, job training, or promotion of literacy, especially preventative programs that encourage self-sufficiency.
For more information and a grant application, visit dime-bank.com/dime-foundation.php. For more information contact Dee Sullivan at (860) 859-4300.