GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 4, 2019 – Soroptimist International of Grass Valley is proud to announce the availability of grants to be awarded to non-profit 501(c)(3) agencies and organizations in our community. While Soroptimist is an international organization, these grants are directed to help our local community. Proposals must be consistent with our mission to improve the lives of women and children.

Funds for the grants are earned at our Nevada County Fair Booth where we sell rice bowls, and at our annual Day for Women event at Sierra College on April 6, 2019.

Proposals may be for up to $2,000 with completed applications due by April 1 with funding decisions announced by May 1. Presentation of grants will be on May 16.

The Application Form is available online at, on our Facebook page, and must be sent to For further information contact Fran Freedle, 530 268-1280.