Community Chest seeks applications

CANAJOHARIE – The Canajoharie-Palatine-Root Community Chest is accepting grant applications from charitable organizations that provide services to the community.

The grant applications are due on or before Dec. 1.

The Community Chest supports organizations that serve the Canajoharie, Palatine and Root communities and their residents.

The grant applications are evaluated and approved by the Community Chest Board of Directors.

The grant recipients are selected based on the number of people served, the organization’s need for Community Chest funds, the ability of the organization to deliver services, and the fiscal management and stability of the organization.

Canajoharie-Palatine-Root Community Chest is a not-for-profit organization established in 1967 to raise money for distribution to local charities dedicated to improving the lives of local residents.

To request an application, call Peter Lawrence at 673-5600 or cprcommunitychest@gmail.