WCRF Announces 2016 Mini Grants

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce 51 grants totaling $99,905 in awards through its 2016 Mini Grant program. The Mini Grants were designed to reach applicants who had a small project they would like to complete.



The WCRF Board of Directors made the decision on grant awards at its July 13th Board meeting.  WCRF Board President, Mike Driscoll, congratulated the award winners and commented that the “grant awards were for excellent projects around the area that will serve diverse and important needs.  The Foundation Board is pleased to assist area nonprofit organizations to complete projects that might not happen without our financial support.”

To view a list of the winners click here.


WCRF Announces Spring 2016 Grants

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce 22 grants totaling $798,595 in Spring 2016 awards through its Competitive Grant program. Applications were due April 8, 2016 for this round of grants.

The WCRF Board of Directors made the decision on grant awards at its May 18th Board meeting.  To view a list of the awards click here.

WCRF Now Taking 2016 Mini Grant Applications

Washington County Riverboat Foundation 2016 Mini Grant Applications are now available. Mini Grants  applications are limited to a maximum of $2,000.  WCRF will give out up to $100,000 in Mini Grants this grant cycle. Mini Grants are catered to small non-profit organizations who would like to do a special project. Applications are due in our office by 5:00pm on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Click Here for the guidelines and the application.

Spring 2016 Applications

Washington County Riverboat Foundation received a record total of 98 applications requesting a record $6,608,071.  The winners will be announced  at our meeting May 18th. To view a list of applications click here.

Grant Applications for Spring 2016 Due April 6th

Grant Applications are due in our office by 5:00pm on April 6, 2016 . Some things that it will be helpful to remember in the process are:
  1. Submit your application as early as possible. By doing this we have a chance to look over your application for any errors or missing documentation. Any Applications that are received before April 1 will be reviewed for errors. Applications with errors received after April 1 may not be accepted.
  2. Only attach tax documents, Certificate of Standing, and IRS Non-profit determination letter to the original not the copies
  3. If you are submitting a resolution from a governing body (schools, government) only attach it to the original.
  4. Staple all applications. No paper clips, etc.
  5. Remember the application should be in its original form. (No colored paper, plastic covers, folders, or cover sheets. Do not reformat this application form.
  6. Submit 1 original and 15 copies for a total of 16 applications
  7. When submitting an electronic copy do it in Microsoft Word format.
  8. If you have any questions or problems contact us either by phone or email.

WCRF Announces Application Period for Spring 2016

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce that the applications for the Spring Grants are now available. The WCRF would advise all applicants to review the guidelines before filing their application as some procedures have changed. The deadline for this period's application is 5:00pm on April 6, 2016.
Applications that are received before April 1st will be reviewed for any errors. Applications with errors received after April 1st may not be accepted.
To view applications and guidelines Click Here.

WCRF Announces Fall 2015 Grant Awards

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce 28 grants totaling $3,890,269 in Fall 2015 awards through its Competitive Grant program. Applications were due October 7, 2015 for this round of grants.

The WCRF Board of Directors made the decision on grant awards at its November 18th Board meeting.  To view a list of the awards click here.