Funding to Support Your Professional Growth

These grants (up to $250) are available through a competitive application process to support professional development for DCNP members. We recognize that during difficult financial times, professional development can suffer and this program is designed to provide a boost so your board members, staff, and/or volunteers can continue building their skills. Learn more and apply below!

Appropriate use of grant funds include, but are not limited to:

  • Conference registration
  • Webinars
  • Workbooks/books/toolkits
  • Online resources
  • Customized training

Guidelines & Application

Please read the Program Guidelines before submitting an application.

MicroGrant Program Guidelines >
MicroGrant Program Application > 

Grant applications considered on a rolling basis, pending availability of funds.


Nondiscrimination Policy – Grantmaking

No person in the United States shall, on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex and gender identity, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, physical or mental ability, pregnancy, veteran status, military obligations, marital or parental status, political affiliation, or any other improper criterion be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity funded in whole or in part with funds made available by the Community Foundation, and any other program or activity funded in whole or in part with funds appropriated for grants, cooperative agreements, and other assistance administered by the Community Foundation.