Community Grants

Each grant is meant to supplement - but not replace - state, local or other sources of funding for specific projects. Organizations seeking funding for a project that will benefit the Cooperative’s membership are encouraged to participate in the grant program.



REC will award two $5,000 grants and four $2,000 grants. There will be at least one grant from each of the following categories:

Emergency ServicesEmergency Service Grants

Grants may be awarded to emergency response teams who are served by REC, or whose services directly benefit REC members.

CommunityCommunity Grants

Grants may be awarded to non-profit organizations serving REC members, or whose services directly benefit them.

EductaionEducation Grants

Grants may be awarded to individual teachers, or groups of teachers, from grades K-12 who demonstrate creative teaching methods to students of Cooperative member-owners.

Culpeper Library
Friends of the Culpeper County Library

Previous Recipients

Grant Application

Grant Guidelines


For Additional Information Contact:

Lindsey Edwards, Public Relations Specialist,
1-800-552-3904, ext. 5899