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Grant Application Process

Community Impact Grants

United Way of Williamson County invests annually in local nonprofit agencies and programs that are results-driven, financially stable and actively working to improve lives and build a stronger Williamson County. 

Each year, we provide an opportunity for local nonprofits to apply for a United Way Community Impact Grant ranging from $10,000 to $40,000. 

Grants are allocated to nonprofit organizations who serve residents of Williamson County for programs that help us achieve our stated Community Impact outcomes in the areas of education, financial stability, health and basic needs. 

Letter of Intent

The UWWC Letter of Intent (LOI) is the initial phase in the grant application process which allows applicants to demonstrate how a proposed project or program will offer the most promise towards achieving United Way of Williamson County's Community Impact Goals and Outcomes. Following a volunteer review of the LOIs, selected organizations will be invited to submit a full Community Impact Grant Application for the final round of evaluations. Final approval of the Community Impact Grants will be made by the United Way of Williamson County Board of Directors at their May 2016 Board meeting. 

2016-2017 Letter of Intent Directions

2016-2017 Letter of Intent Application Document

The completed application Packet is due on JANUARY 21, 2016 via email to before 5 p.m. LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Information Sessions

Information meetings regarding the process are held each year to walk interested organizations through the application process. Attendance is optional and not required. First-time applicants, as well as previous grant recipients, are strongly encouraged to attend. 

Sessions will be held at United Way of Williamson County office on the following dates: 

January 8, 2016, from 9:00-10:00 a.m. 

January 13, 2016, from 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Registration is required. Please indicate the session you will attend when you RSVP to