GAR is committed to a networked community that effectively deploys resources to meet basic needs of those in Summit County. This funding priority focuses on supporting vulnerable populations while empowering all toward self-sufficiency, independence, and good health.
OUR BASIC NEEDS & INDEPENDENCE STRATEGIES:
- Support networks of basic needs organizations that use common goals and shared metrics to work toward a healthy empowered community.
- Support work that empowers vulnerable people or populations by leveraging resources and achieving defined outcomes.
RECENTLY AWARDED BASIC NEEDS & INDEPENDENCE GRANTS:
- International Institute of Akron
- East Akron Neighborhood Development Corporation
- Battered Women’s Shelter
See all Recently Awarded Grants.
LOOKING TO APPLY FOR A BASIC NEEDS & INDEPENDENCE GRANT?
Start here: Eligibility