The Community Foundation is proud to be the philanthropic partner for Cadence, Inc., a Staunton-based manufacturer that supplies advanced products, technologies and services to medical, life science, automotive, and industrial companies worldwide.
Cadence, Inc. maintains a strong commitment to supporting the communities in which it operates. They devote the majority of their corporate philanthropy to addressing the quality and accessibility of vocational and technical education. They do, however, also support other community needs and capital projects.
As of 2017, Cadence will ONLY accept grant applications for activities addressing the quality and accessibility of vocational and technical education. Cadence will support other community needs and capital projects in partnership with the Community Foundation’s Community Grants program.
There are four deadlines for grant applications during the course of each year. Those deadlines fall on the final day of March, June, and September, as well as December 4.
Eligible grant recipients include tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable organizations, including fiscal sponsors of individuals and organizations engaged in charitable activities.
We encourage you to contact us in advance of the deadlines so that we might provide our advice concerning your intended application.