Nonprofit Pandemic Support Fund

The Legacy Foundation has opened the
Nonprofit Pandemic Support Fund
in response to the continuously evolving COVID-19 crisis. This fund has been created to assist in filling the gap of lost revenue experienced by our local nonprofit community caused by the pandemic.

Eligibility Criteria

Applying organization must have 501(c)(3) not-for-profit tax status with a physical address and ongoing presence in Wapello County and must demonstrate at least one of the following:

Eligible Use of Funds*:

Maximum Request by Operating Budget:

To Apply

Organizations that are a 501c(3) not for profit and interested in applying 
for a grant from the Nonprofit Pandemic Support Fund must submit a brief narrative (3000 character limit) describing how their organization has been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and how the funds will be used. Applicants are required to submit a 2021 operating budget.

The Foundation uses an online grant application process. Application narratives must be submitted by clicking the link below. 
No paper applications will be accepted. 



Application Period:

September 1 – September 15, 2021

  • Internal Review period: September 16-21, 2021
  • Approval: September 22, 2021
  • Grant Distribution: October 1, 2021
  • Grant Period: October 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021