(From a press release) Applications are now being accepted for funding from the Catholic Diocese of Arlington Operation Rice Bowl Program.
Grants of up to $2,000 are available to local food pantries, hot meal programs and other endeavors that serve the poor, with a preference given to rural areas in the Diocese.
Applications and guidelines are available at http://www.arlingtondiocese.org/offices/crslocalGrants.php.
Deadline is Sept. 15. For more information, call Terry Angelotti at (703) 841-3839.