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The Bacchus Foundation is Now Accepting Applications for 2019-20 Beneficiary

February 08, 2019
The Bacchus Foundation
Now Accepting Applications for 2019-20 Beneficiary
The deadline to apply is March 22nd
 
KANSAS CITY, Missouri (February 8, 2018) – The Bacchus Foundation is now accepting applications for 2019-20 beneficiaries. This year the Bacchus Foundation is looking to partner with a local charitable organization that are focused on social services aiding children.

For the last 64 years, The Bacchus Foundation has helped support area charities through a series of events including the Bacchus Bash and the Bacchus Ball. In our most recently completed fiscal year, The Bacchus Foundation donated more than $50,000 to its beneficiary. Applicants are invited to develop a proposal that compliments the selected emphasis area.


Applicants can find more information and apply online at www.bacchuskc.org/beneficiaryapplication.

Interested organizations should apply online via the link above by March 22nd. Following the application deadline, the Bacchus Beneficiary Selection Committee will meet to review all submitted statements of interest and select top applicants to complete a full application and reach out to those organizations to arrange site visits to learn more about the services and support provided.

Important Dates
Friday, February 8thStatement of Interest opens
Friday, March 22ndStatement of Interest due by
11:59PM CST
Friday, March 29thTop applicants notified to fill out a full application
Friday, April 12thFull applications due by
11:59PM CST
April 22nd - May 10thSite visits conducted
Friday, May 15thBacchus Foundation selects its 2019-20 Beneficiary

About The Bacchus Foundation
Formed in 1955, The Bacchus Foundation is the oldest philanthropic, young professional's organization in Kansas City. The core mission is to connect young professionals while raising funds for worthy Kansas City charities. Managed by an all-volunteer board, each year the Foundation selects a charity as its beneficiary and raises money through a series of events. The Bacchus Foundation has raised more than $2 million during the past 64 years for local charities. No membership is required to attend a Bacchus event! All events are open to the public.

Contact
Whitney Dwyer, Beneficiary Relations Chair
whitney@bacchuskc.org
Contact:
Whitney Dwyer, Beneficiary Relations Chair