West Indianapolis Community Fund 

Grant Information 

Information: 

West Indianapolis Community Fund was created by West Indianapolis Development Corporation to inspire and empower individuals and organizations to improve the Quality of Life in West Indy - to turn visions for positive change into reality. How are YOU  going to improve West Indy? 

Who: Individuals and organizations within the West Indianapolis neighborhood boundaries (Washington Street, White River, Raymond and Holt) can apply for the grant. 

What: Grants between $250-$1000 to improve the quality of life in West Indy. Larger grants will be considered on a limited case-by-case basis. 

Where: Complete the application online.

When: Submit your application at least 3 months before your project/need.  

How 1: Grants are reviewed by a committee of neighbors and community leaders and approved by the West Indianapolis Development Corporation Board on a bi-monthly basis.

How 2: Generous donations from neighbors, businesses, organizations, and community leaders make it possible for you to make a positive change in our community

West Indianapolis Community Fund Grants should: 

  • Improve the Quality of Life of residents in the West Indy community

  • Be community and resident-serving

  • Involve and engage the residents of West Indy and encourage involvement with other community partners

West Indianapolis Community Fund grants are not intended for: 

  • Individual use or benefit 

  • Fundraisers

  • Salaries, mortgages, and rent 

  • For-Profit activities