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Who can apply?
Any District 181 student can apply for a KIDS Grant.  Grant activities do not need to be carried out in school.

When can I apply?
Apply anytime and receive your funds in less than two weeks.

How do I apply?
Download the guidelines and application.  Fill out the application and email it to kidsgrant@d181foundation.org

Kids Grants Guidelines

Kids Grants Application


Then, tell us about it.

Download the follow-up form and send us some pictures.

Kids Grants Follow Up

kids grants

(Kids Initiating a Difference in Society) encourage students to do something good for their community, the environment or the world. No idea is too big or too small.

kids grants

(Kids Initiating a Difference in Society) encourage students to do something good for their community, the environment or the world. No idea is too big or too small.

What could YOU do with $150?

Other kids have already used their money to:

*Bring basketball to special needs classmates

*Repaint a statue in the school yard

*Collect blankets to help people in Syria

*Teach disadvantaged students to play chess 

*Collect/deliver canned foods to local food pantry

*Have a raffle to raise money for a hospital

*Recycle blue jeans

*Plant a community garden

*Create “birthday care” packages for local food pantry


See what other KIDS Grant recipients have done:
KIDS Grant Recipients 2012- 2013
KIDS Grant Recipients 2011-2012
KIDS Grant Recipients 2008-2011

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