Once again, Hennepin United Methodist Women is pleased to announce the Jane E. Balch Memorial Fund grant program which will make approximately $12,000 available in grants to organizations or individuals who need funding in 2012 to accomplish their goals or to initiate a new program or service. All grant requests must show how they benefit the needs of women, children and youth.
Jane E. Balch (1885-1974) was a lifelong member of Hennepin and was active in the work of the United Methodist Women. The fund was established for Hennepin’s United Methodist Women to further their support of mission projects across the United States and in the world.
If you would like to apply for a 2012 Balch Memorial Fund grant please contact Tara Emerson at Hennepin for an application. All applications are due to Tara by Friday, June 15. Please provide a detailed explanation of how the grant will be used to benefit women, children and youth in need.