The submission deadline for all applications is quarterly.
Successful applicants will be notified within four to six weeks of the deadline. All materials submitted in the application process become the property of NEFCU and will not be returned.
Complete requests complying with all of the above requirements should be mailed to: Marketing Department, New England Federal Credit Union, P.O. Box 527 Williston, VT 05495-0527
NEFCU's Charitable Giving and Sponsorship Policy describes the criteria by which all NEFCU-initiated, and unsolicited requests for support, are assessed. The Policy helps NEFCU to manage the responsibility of allocating a limited fund of financial support to the community in a manner that is fair and responsible to all concerned. Our giving program is budgeted annually and is subject to the availability of funds.
NEFCU will not provide funding for:
To ensure complete fairness and objectivity in our giving policies, qualified applications for charitable giving that meet the criteria outlined above will be entered into a blind drawing four times per year. Each quarter, NEFCU will grant a maximum of four awards, depending on the number of qualified applications received, in amounts not to exceed $625 per request. Requests for support may come from members, individual Credit Union management and staff, and the general public as specified above. All applicants MUST apply for support as described in the procedures below.
All grant requests that are not awarded in the quarter in which they are received will be destroyed, and will not be advanced into the next quarter or given further consideration. Applications will only be accepted for consideration once per year.
The following procedures apply to all requests for financial or in-kind support. All requests must be submitted in writing and include the following: