Applications are now open for 2016 UMB Big Bash Grant

by Support Kansas City

Attention Kansas City-area nonprofits: UMB Big Bash has issued a request for proposals from organizations hoping to be the 2016-2017 beneficiary! After five incredible years selecting two beneficiaries annually, they’re changing things up. Beginning with the 2016 event, they will select one beneficiary every year. That organization will receive a minimum of $75,000 in grants for its two-year term.

Proposals are due no later than 5p.m., Tuesday, March 1, 2016.

To learn more or to access the RFP and application, visit

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