Community Chest Applications Available 


Since 1908, the Sewanee Civic Association (SCA) has overseen the distribution of grants to nonprofit organizations across the Cumberland Plateau. Sponsored by the SCA, the Sewanee Community Chest (SCC) is pleased to announce the beginning of the 2019–20 grant cycle. All nonprofits that benefit the community are encouraged to apply.

The 2019–20 funding application can be downloaded from the website at <>. Interested nonprofits may also request an application by emailing the SCC at <>. The deadline for submission is Monday, Sept. 16. 

The SCC is a nonprofit organization and relies on funding from the community in order to support charitable programs throughout the greater Sewanee area. As the 2019–20 grant cycle begins, the SCC is also kicking off its yearly fundraising campaign. 

The SCA urges everyone who benefits from life in this community, whether you live, work, or visit, to give generously. Donations are tax deductible. Contributions, payroll deductions and pledges are accepted at any time at P.O. Box 99, Sewanee, TN 37375.