Grant funds available

The West Virginia Developmental Disabilities Council in Charleston is making available up to $50,000 in total to fund new, innovative projects to assist people with developmental disabilities to more meaningfully participate in their communities.

The grant period starts Oct. 1 and ends Sept. 30, 2015.

Successful proposals must have statewide scope/relevance and be sustainable. Public and private (nonprofit and for-profit) organizations may apply.

Formal grant applications are due by July 2. Applications and information are available at