Impact Funding Grants

United Way of DeKalb County continues to focus on innovative ways to create a greater impact within DeKalb County, Indiana.  UWDC is excited to announce and release information regarding a new Impact Funding model that will allow us as a nonprofit to be more responsive to community needs through specific areas that focus on the ALICE population.

You may apply during any of the 4 application deadlines outlined below. To reapply, it must be 1 year from your grant approval date or until funds have been expended. If you should have any questions, email Chelsea McGill, our Community Impact Coordinator, at


2021-2022 Impact Funding Timeline

Click here to apply for a Community Impact Grant!

Please note: We recently partnered with a new grant lifecycle manager program called Foundant.  If you are a first time user to our new granting platform since August 1, 2021, select "create new account" before applying.

Looking to submit a report for last year's grant? Click here to download the report and then submit it to Chelsea at




Community Data

Community Conversations Report

2020 ALICE Report (2018 point in time)

2018 ALICE Report (2016 point in time)

2018 Report for 211 Calls