Harry & Olive Barth Charitable Trust

The Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley is pleased to announce a new grant opportunity made possible by the Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust. The Barth Charitable Trust, administered by Wesbanco Bank, Inc., seeks to make grants for use by non-profit organizations in West Virginia with preference, though not exclusively, to those organizations from the City of Sistersville, West Virginia and Tyler County, West Virginia areas that seek program support. Civic and governmental entities may also be considered.

There is no specific funding priority and the minimum grant request is recommended to be $5,000.

Applications will be reviewed by an Advisory Committee, comprised of community stakeholders and trust advisors.

GRANT APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AUGUST 14, 2017 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 22, 2017

PURPOSE:  For use by non-profit organizations in West Virginia with preference, though not exclusively, to those organizations from the City of Sistersville, West Virginia and Tyler County, West Virginia areas that are seeking grants for program support within the guidelines established in the Trust Indenture..

INSTRUCTION:  Applicants are encouraged to submit only the application linked below for consideration.  Applications must be typed.  Complete each section of the application in the space provided and be as concise as possible.  NOTE:  Applications without a contact name or Tax ID Number will not be reviewed.

Grant applications are due by 5:00 pm September 22, 2017. Upon completion, you may mail your Application Form to The Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust, c/o Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV), 1310 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003.  Questions regarding this application or grant program, can be directed to CFOV at (304) 242-3144 or email: debbie@cfov.org.

The Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust Grant Application

PREVIOUS GRANTEES:  If you have previously received a grant award through the Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust, please complete this grant evaluation form upon completion of your project.