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Thank Offering grant application (Word version)

Thank Offering grants range from $5,000 to $50,000. Grant requests come from a variety of sources including PC(USA) governing bodies, health agencies, overseas churches, ecumenical councils, community groups, educational institutions and church related groups. The offering funds projects such as agricultural development, child care, community organization, criminal justice, drug counseling, economic justice, elderly care, employment training, homelessness, literacy, violence and women’s concerns. At least 40 percent of this offering supports health ministries throughout the world. Projects must meet the criteria established by Presbyterian Women.

Submit this Creative Ministries Offering Committee grant application no later than September 15 and be sure to check the box on page 3 that indicates you are applying for a Thank Offering grant.

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  1. Hi Patricia--The Thank Offering application deadline is based on POSTMARK, not when it arrives in our office. Since September 15 falls on a Sunday in 2013, the postmark deadline is September 16. Thanks for asking!

    by Patricia Longfellow

    September 6, 2013

  2. Hello - we have seen a reference to the Thank Offering application being postmarked by Sept. 15 and one suggesting it must be in your office by Sept. 15. Which is correct? Thank you very much, Patricia

    by Patricia Shafer

    September 2, 2013

  3. We have once recieved your funding before. The funds enabled us provide some training to practising but untrained traditonal birth attendants in Hohoe, Ghana. . Thank you.

    by Asare Regina

    December 21, 2012

  4. This is a very speacial offering which targets vulnerable women. Women are usually vulnerable but if given apportunity they can invest in lives of many people. let this grant reach us here in Africa. am from Zambia


    June 21, 2012

  5. It's a great opportunity to learn about the Presbyterian Women and The Thank Offering,this scheme goes along way in improving the lives of the unprivileged rural women.the support rendered has ramifications in uplifting the entire rural family.


    April 19, 2012

  6. Hi Jill, You can start applying for the Thank Offering June 1 of each year. Thanks for stopping by!

    by Patricia Longfellow

    October 19, 2011

  7. Hi- I just learned of this grant from a friend. I realize that its too late for this year, but when do you start accepting applications for next year? Thanks, Jill

    by JIll NIcholson

    October 14, 2011

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