Sunday, January 06, 2008

Grants for Community Media In GA, NC, and SC

From The Foundation Center...

Fund for Southern Communities Announces Media Justice Grant Opportunity

Deadline: February 29, 2008

The Fund for Southern Communities ( http://www.fundforsouth.org/ ), as part of the Funding Exchange's Media Justice Fund ( http://www.fex.org/mjf/ ), seeks proposals for grants in two categories:
1) Community Media Collaboration -- projects that address media policy, infrastructure, or accountability within the context of a social justice issue or campaign; and
2) Media Justice Toolkits -- popular education materials for social justice activists and the general public on media justice issues. To be eligible to apply, an organization must be working for media and/or social justice; be located and doing work in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina; and have 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status or have established a relationship with a fiscal sponsor with tax-exempt status.

Grants will range from $5,000 to $10,000 each for one year.

To learn more about the Fund for Southern Communities and to access the Request for Proposals, visit the fund's Web site. RFP Link: http://fconline.foundationcenter.org/pnd/10010532/fundforsouth

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