(Denver, CO)-- On Tuesday, May 5th, The Morgridge Family Foundation (MFF) announced an additional $1 million investment in COVID-19 emergency relief funding. Over $80,000 was awarded through Greater Gallatin United Way (GGUW) and the SW MT COVID-19 Response Fund to 19 small agencies whose budgets are under $500,000.
In response to the crisis, two local organizations launch community response fund to address the pressing needs of individuals and the organizations serving them
March 23, 2020 - A new fund, the Southwest Montana COVID-19 Response Fund, has been created to rapidly mobilize resources to meet increased needs in our local communities resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.
The creation of the fund is a joint effort between the Greater Gallatin United Way (GGUW) and Bozeman Area Community Foundation (BACF) to streamline supp
Community volunteers and board members are reviewing grant applications and attending presentations, while CPAs evaluate the financials of each applicant. Through a stringent process, these volunteers along with Greater Gallatin United Way Board of Directors decide how to invest the dollars raised through the annual campaign.
Several hundred supporters gathered for the annual luncheon. Governor Steve Bullock was the keynote speaker. He focused on early-childhood education.
Mike Hegel, Business Operations and Budget for Northwest
Greater Gallatin United Way Community Investment Fund consists of dollars raised through our annual campaign, which makes up 50% of our annual revenues. These funds support our work of fostering collaborative efforts, encouraging open conversations, and promoting the sharing of resources. In addition, helps fund over 60 local programs and initiatives that are essential to building a strong community by improving Education, Health, and Income for the people tha