POTSDAM The Northern New York Community Foundation Youth Philanthropy Council at Potsdam Central School District is requesting proposals from nonprofit agencies in St. Lawrence, Jefferson or Lewis counties for projects that need funding.
The group of 11 students is responsible for making $10,000 in recommendations for grant awards.
According to a foundation news release, each proposal should include a description of the organization and project, and amount requested. A contact person should be listed. Submissions should be received by Jan. 13. All proposals will be reviewed by the council, and finalists will be notified this spring. For more information, call the foundation at 782-7110.
The council is supported by Renzi Foodservice, the Grasseroots Fund and donors to the Community Foundations Friends of the Foundation fund.