Clay County Youth Grant Committee

Overview

The Clay County Youth Grant Committee exists to kindle the spirit of service and philanthropic leadership among the youth of Clay County.

YGC members are Clay County high school students interested in serving the community while improving their philanthropic and leadership skills. Youth Grant Committee members solicit and review grant applications for youth-led, youth-serving projects; visit local non-profits to learn more about the philanthropic landscape of Clay County; and participate in leadership development activities.

Apply for a Grant

The Clay County Youth Grant Committee is now accepting applications for its grant cycle. Grant applications are due December 31, 2022

For information, please contact Tess DeHart at tess@wvcf.org or 812-232-2234.

Grants Awarded

The following are the most recent grants:

2022 Grant Recipients

  • Clay County 4-H – Mini 4-H Day Camp
  • Northview Color Guard – feed children during holidays
  • Northview DECA – Small Business Spotlight

2021 Grant Recipients

  • The Rock – playground equipment
  • Northview National Honor Society – library boxes
  • Northview Interact Club – holiday meal & shopping program
  • First Presbyterian Church Youth Group – free weekly meals

Membership

To apply, please complete and return the membership application. A limited number of students will be selected to serve on the Clay County Youth Grant Committee. Applications are due on March 4, 2022 by 5:00pm. Interviews will be scheduled at a later date for membership for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Support

Help kindle the spirit of service and philanthropic leadership among the youth of Clay County!