VAN WERT, OHIO, March 2, 2022 – The Van Wert County Foundation announces their spring grant cycle is open and accepting online applications via the Grants Manager software available on their website, The Online Grants Manager compiles information and support materials for applicants to manage their online grant requests. This process allows grantees an easy way to see the status of a grant, check due dates, and submit electronic grant reports.

Applicants must first fill out a Letter of Intent (LOI) to determine they are eligible to apply. Within 48 hours, eligible applicants will be invited to submit a full application. LOIs are due April 15, 2022, and the full application is due May 1, 2022. Please note, only online submissions are accepted. 

“We encourage applicants to carefully read the instructions and reference materials found on our website before registering and starting their application. If an applicant encounters issues or has questions, they can check our ‘Grant FAQs’ page or contact our office at (419) 238-1743,” states Laney Nofer, VWCF Grants Administrator. 

The Van Wert County Foundation serves as a philanthropic vehicle for individuals, corporations, and organizations by administering grants to charitable organizations. Together we create a well-resourced and thriving quality of life for our community.

The Van Wert County Foundation’s office is located at 138 E Main St. Van Wert, OH 45891. The Van Wert County Foundation can be reached by phone at (419) 238-1743, or by email at