POWER GRANTS


TRICO POWER GRANTS

Twice a year, the Trico Electric Charitable Trust, which is funded through Operation Round Up, awards non-profit organizations providing critical services in southern Arizona. Grants are awarded in May and December of each year. The proceeds are used to assist community organizations, schools, veteran’s groups, first responders, and food banks. Contribute to Operation Round Up.

    In October 2022, tax-exempt organizations that provide the following services are eligible to apply for a POWER Grant:

    • Education
    • Substance Abuse Prevention and Support
    • Arts and Literacy
    • Childcare and Development

    In March 2023, tax-exempt organizations that provide the following services are eligible to apply for a POWER Grant:

    • Food and Basic Needs
    • Housing
    • Health and Mental Care
    • Fire and Emergency Response

    APPLY FOR TRICO POWER GRANT

    In October 2022, tax-exempt organizations that provide the following services are eligible to apply for a POWER Grant:

    • Education
    • Substance Abuse Prevention and Support
    • Arts and Literacy
    • Childcare and Development
    WHO IS ELIGIBLE

    Organizations must demonstrate they provide services to a significant number of individuals living in Trico’s service area. (Refer to the Trico Service Area Map for information on service area boundaries). Organizations do not need to be located in Trico’s service area in order to be considered but do need to be located in Southern Arizona.

    QUESTIONS

    Roberta Lopez-Suter
    rlsuter@trico.coop
    (520) 744-2944, ext. 1362

    WHO WE’VE SERVED

    Since 2008, Trico’s POWER Grants program has provided $700,000 in funding to local non-profit organizations in our community.

    $70,000

    AWARDS GIVEN TO NON-PROFITS IN 2021

    74

    NON-PROFITS FUNDED SINCE 2008

    $700,000

    TOTAL FUNDS PROVIDED SINCE 2008

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