MOMS Club seeks local child-centered nonprofits to apply for fundsApplication deadline for 2013 grants is Aug. 28
The MOMS Club of Coastal Delaware is seeking child-centered nonprofit organizations located in Sussex County to apply to receive funds from the Eighth Annual Children’s Consignment Sale to be held Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 12 and 13, at Cape Henlopen High School.
Organizations such as the Greenwood Baby Pantry, Children’s Beach House, Read Aloud Delaware, Sussex County Parents as Teachers, Sussex County Foster Parents Association, The Dakota McLamb Memorial Fund and First Steps Primeros Pasos Early Learning Center have been recipients in the past.
Charitable funds available are based on a percentage of gross sales of the event; last year $5,400 was given to the recipient organization. Funds must be used to benefit children of Sussex County. The MOMS Club of Coastal Delaware requests the presence of the selected organization at the annual Consignment Sale as volunteers as well as to present an informational table about the organization. Any selected beneficiary will also be included in subsequent press releases.
Each application is reviewed to ensure the organization serves children in Sussex County and that it meets MOMS Club International guidelines. The MOMS Club of Coastal Delaware has the right to reject any application that does not meet the mission or guidelines. The selected organization is chosen by the club membership, and all organizations that submitted applications will be notified.
For more information or to complete an application online go to www.momsclubsale.com. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, Aug. 28.