HANOVER, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Founded in 2017, The Rice Family Foundation was established by Michael and Jane Rice of Utz Quality Foods, LLC., to provide leadership and support for the education, health, and well-being of families located in the communities of the greater Hanover, Pennsylvania area.
Using grant funds, The Rice Family Foundation supports eligible, local non-profit organizations in Hanover and surrounding communities who dedicate their time, efforts, and resources to foster a better community. Grant funds are supported by commitments made from the Rice family.
The submission deadline for consideration of 2017 grant funds is no later than July 31st.
Said Stacie Lissette, Director, The Rice Family Foundation, “We have received wonderful feedback from the community on the establishment of The Rice Family Foundation. We are very excited to now focus our efforts on recognizing local non-profit organizations with grant fund awards to those groups who are working so hard to make a positive impact on the community”.
The Rice Family Foundation will accept applications for grant funds through an application process which is detailed by visiting: www.thericefamilyfoundation.com. Applications for 2017 can be made on-line or mail-in hard copy, and will be accepted until July 31st. Grant fund awards will be announced and distributed no later than December 31st.
For more information regarding grant funds and applications, please visit The Rice Family Foundation website located at: www.thericefamilyfoundation.com.
About The Rice Family Foundation
The Rice Family Foundation, located in Hanover, Pennsylvania, funds local initiatives focused on education, health, and the well-being of families in the greater Hanover, Pennsylvania communities. The Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization, provides financial grants directly to eligible organizations.
For more information, please visit The Rice Family Foundation website located at: www.thericefamilyfoundation.com.