Area Briefs

New funding opportunities at United Way Lane

United Way of Lane County has opened three funding opportunities for local nonprofits and initiatives with the intention of investing $650,000 in the 2023 cycle. Two grant opportunities will support nonprofits and coalitions helping children and youth succeed; the third grant will support initiatives advancing racial justice locally. Applications are due by Jan. 30, with funding decisions being announced this spring and summer. 

In United Way’s last major funding cycle, funding requests totaled four times what United Way had available to invest. 

Two of the open funding opportunities will support initiatives . . .