Citizens Bank is granting $35,000 to a nonprofit organization that dedicates itself to serving its community as part of its Champions in Action program.
Applications are now being accepted for the program’s social entrepreneurship category. In addition to the unrestricted funds, winners will also receive volunteer support from Citizens Bank to enhance the organization’s charitable efforts. The winning nonprofit will be featured on necn through a series of television profiles and service announcements.
Interested organizations must be based in Massachusetts, Eastern or Western Pennsylvania, New Hampshire or Rhode Island. Total operating budgets must not exceed $5 million and candidates must provide a proof of tax-exempt status under Internal Revenue Code Section 501c3.
Online applications are due Aug. 17.