Turning good ideas into positive change

The Janesville Foundation is a proving ground for ideas that shape community strengths to community benefit. Individuals, businesses and groups can get involved by submitting ideas they believe can make a positive impact right here in Janesville. Your ideas help us all see ways to make Janesville a great place to live and work.

Who is eligible to submit a grant inquiry?
Area individuals can submit an idea as well as businesses and nonprofit groups. The Janesville Foundation wants the best ideas from all sectors of the community. 

What kinds of ideas qualify? 
The Janesville Foundation focuses on community and economic development, education, and human services. Stand-alone ideas are welcome as are ideas that are part of a larger project.

How does the funding work? 
Grants are awarded to 501(c)(3) nonprofit groups. The Foundation can help partner individuals and businesses with a 501(c)(3) nonprofit group suited to implement selected ideas.

How do I submit a Grant Inquiry Form?
You may submit your form online, using the link below, or download an Grant Inquiry Form to mail in or fax. We accept grant inquiries throughout the year.​

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