Outreach Grants

Community Outreach Grants

Heights Christian Church is committed to community involvement and support of organizations that reflect the values and areas of focus that are important to the life of the church. The Community Outreach Grant program is conducted as part of Heights Christian Church’s regular outreach ministry.  Non-profit organizations may submit applications and congregation members can also submit applications on behalf of an organization. Grant applications are evaluated quarterly and typically each organization is eligible for funding once in any twelve-month period. The maximum grant amount is $1,000.

Community Outreach Grants provide funding to organizations that provide services/programs in the following areas of focus:

  • Children and Youth
  • Diversity
  • Peace
  • Education/Lifelong Learning/Literacy
  • Services for Seniors
  • Housing
  • Access to Health Care

The following will be considered when evaluating Outreach Grant proposals:

  • Fit with area focus
  • Member involvement with the organization/relationship with the church/opportunities for volunteering
  • Fiscal health of the organization and annual budget
  • Size and scope of organization and record of success in fulfilling its mission
  • Project goals and expected outcomes

Click here for a PDF of the Guidelines or the Application form

Please submit completed applications to:

Outreach Committee (Grant Application)
Heights Christian Church
17300 Van Aken Blvd.
Shaker Heights, OH  44120

Do you have a question?  Call the church office (216-561-4800) or e-mail us at heightschristian@sbcglobal.net