Credit unions seek grant requests

Michigan’s Metro West Chapter of Credit Unions is seeking Detroit area non-profit organizations in need of financial grants of up to $2,500 each to support local community improvement activities.

The money must be used to directly benefit the communities served by the Metro West Chapter, which include Dearborn, Melvindale and Taylor.

Non-profit organizations that wish to apply must submit a written grant request of no more than two typewritten pages by July 3. The request must include the name of the organization, contact information, website address if available, 501(c)3 number, organization’s mission, requested amount of up to $2,500, complete description of how the funds will be used within six months of receipt, and the estimated number of people who will directly benefit from the grant.

Grant recipients will be recognized at the annual Metro West Chapter Charity Golf Outing Aug. 15 at Northville Hills Golf Club.

Organizations interested in receiving more details about grant submissions are requested to email metrowest@cscu.org.