|| National, Minnesota
|| Family Literacy, Library
|What is Funded
||Target funds programs that foster a love of reading and encourage young children, preschool through third grade, to read together with their families. Reading grants support programs such as library storytimes and family reading nights. Programs must take place between September 2013 and August 2014.
|Who is Eligible
||organizations with 501 (c) (3) status
||TARGET DOES NOT MAKE GRANTS TO:
Programs located outside Target communities
Educational institutions for regular instructional programs
Religious organizations for religious purposes
Treatment programs such as substance or alcohol abuse
Athletic teams or events
Fundraiser or gala events
Advocacy or research groups
Capital or building construction projects
Organizations outside the seven-county metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul
Religious groups for religious purposes
National ceremonies, memorials, conferences, fundraising dinners, testimonials, or other similar events
Health, recreation, therapeutic programs and living subsidies
|How to Apply
||Visit their website and fill out the online application. Once the application is completed online, you will need to click the "Review & Submit" button at the bottom of the last page of the application to submit your application electronically on the internet.
||Application due April 30.