Applications for grants that benefit youth organizations are currently being accepted.
The Youth Philanthropy Initiative of Johnson County, in cooperation with the Johnson County Community Foundation, offers $50 to $500 grants to area nonprofit organizations for youth-led service projects.
Grants can be awarded to youth groups, community organizations, schools, classrooms, religious organizations and other 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations for projects that are youth-led, address a serious community need in Johnson County, bring together diverse people and organizations and have a learning component on philanthropy.
Applications are available at jccf.org/youth-grants/.
Applications are due Friday. Applications may be submitted to the foundation office, 398 S. Main St., Franklin; or by email to Lee Ann Hall at email@example.com.