Austin, Texas (PRWEB) February 21, 2012
The CTK Foundation is seeking extraordinary volunteers to be nominated before March 1 to win an Animal Welfare Grant or Environmental Grant. Non-profit environmental heroes and animal volunteers are eligible to win $5,000 through the CTK Foundation's Heroes with a Heart Grant Program.
Heroes with a Heart Environmental or Animal Welfare Grant Qualifications
Both the nominating and nominated parties must be affiliated with a 501(c) 3 or registered charitable organization. The $5,000 Animal Welfare Grant or Environmental Grant is open to all volunteers who freely give their time, dedication and creativity to protect the natural world.
Total cash grants to selected volunteers from diverse non-profits will equal $17,500 (USD) and additional video awards are valued at $30,000.
Animal Welfare Grant or Environmental Grant
A $5,000 CTK Foundation Environmental Grant or Animal Welfare Grant will thank the selected volunteer, and a professionally produced video will be made about the affiliated non-profit for use in animal welfare or environmental conservation education.
Other Available Grants
$5,000 CTK Foundation Health and Human Community Service Grant
$5,000 CTK Foundation Arts and Literacy Grant
$1,500 Susan Lee Winter Grant Award for Innovation in HIV/AIDS Education or Prevention
$1,000 CTK Foundation Blogger’s Choice Award.
Nominate Your Animal Volunteer or Environmental Hero
Nominations for CTK's animal volunteer or environmental hero awards are open now and applications close Wednesday, February 29, 2012, at midnight (all time zones). Self-nominations will not be accepted and grant applications must be completed and submitted according to directions and schedule in order to be considered. CTK Foundation judges will select semi-finalists after reviewing all applications. From March 15 to April 15, 2012, at midnight, semi-finalist stories will be posted for voting on Facebook. Winners will be announced in early May.
To nominate a volunteer Hero with a Heart, go to the CTK Foundation site within http://www.communitytech.net – hit the Heroes with a Heart tab and click the link “Nominate your hero today!"
About The CTK Foundation
Community TechKnowledge, Inc. - providing animal advocacy software and environmental protection software - is the founder of the CTK Foundation. The goals of the CTK Foundation are to celebrate the heart of non-profit work and to support the use of technology in mission achievement.