Nonprofit organizations offering programs and services that benefit the Collierville community are eligible to apply for grants from the Collierville Community Fund. The Fund generally invests in activities that mobilize community assets, enhance the historic and small-town qualities of Collierville and increase the capacity of individuals, organizations and institutions to build on Collierville's strengths. Eligible projects include those in education, health, human services, art, cultural and community development.
Some characteristics that strengthen a grant application include:
Investment of time and resources by the intended beneficiaries in the planning, implementation and evaluation of the proposed project.
Evidence of collaboration with other community groups.
A plan for continuing the project beyond the funding period.
An explanation of how the proposed activity will contribute to enhancing the quality of life in Collierville.
Grants are not awarded to individuals.
Organizations wishing to apply for a grant from the Collierville Community Fund should complete an on-line grant application form - details are on theGrant Process Page.
Grant recipients 1999-2016
(Grants are awarded to organizations located in Collierville or to Memphis and Shelby County organizations for services and programs provided in Collierville.)
Autism Ability Advocates Biblical Resource Center and Museum
Boy Scouts of America, Chickasaw Council
Collierville Alzheimer's Services, Inc.
Collierville Animal Services
Collierville Art League
Collierville Arts Council
Collierville Citizens Police Academy Collierville Elementary School
Collierville Literacy Council
Collierville Police Department Collierville Young Life
Family Violence Council of Collierville
Forbid Abuse in the Home
Girl Scout Council of the Mid-South
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis, Inc.
Leadership Collierville, Inc.
Lucius E. and Elsie C. Burch, Jr. Library
Main Street Collierville
Mulberry Festival, Inc. Museum of Biblical History New Day Children's Theatre
Page-Robbins Adult Day Services, Inc.
Samaritan Counseling Center of the Mid-South SPCA St. George’s Independent School Wesley School