Grant Application

Grant Application – Due May 8, 2024--- NOW DUE May 11th!

The United Way of Defiance County announces that the annual application process for local non-profit programs seeking funding for 2024 will open at 9:00 am on Monday, April 1, 2024.

Nonprofit organizations providing programs for Defiance County residents which are in any of United Way of Defiance County's impact areas of education, essential services, financial stability, or health are encouraged to apply for funding by May 8, 2024 (the application will close at 11:59:59 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2024).

Applicants must complete the below application. All applications will be reviewed after the May 8th deadline and funding decisions will be communicated by July 2024. For more information contact Abby Wolfrum, executive director at United Way of Defiance County at 419-782-3510 or

First time applying for this grant? Review our Funding Matrix to determine if your program fits within our funding guidelines.

Click here to access the 2024 Agency Grant Application (You must create an account by clicking "login" at the bottom of the page.)