To be eligible, individual, family and organization grant requests must:
be from the general Cuivre River area, though applicants do not need to be Cuivre River members,
be for an approved purpose, including health, youth, education, weatherization, community groups or emergency service providers,
include complete personal or organizational information as specified on each application, and
include personal or organization statements indicating why funds are needed at this time and how they will be used.
Trustees meet monthly to award funds Cuivre River members donate by rounding up their electric bill payments to an even amount.
Organization and Individual/Family applications are due the last day of each month. Scholarship applications are due October 1 and May 1; scholarships are reviewed at monthly meetings held in November and May.
To learn more about Operation Round Up, or to obtain a grant application call 800.392.3709, Lonnie Tucker (ext. 230), Mary Jane Clark (ext. 234), or Rod Smerkar (ext. 330), or visit www.cuivre.com.