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Kernel

United Way of Tarrant County

Where New Ideas Are Planted, Solutions Grow

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UWTC seeks innovative solutions from nonprofits, businesses, civic organizations, and individuals for issues related to education, income and health.


STEP 1:
The deadline for submitting a Notice of Intent was Friday, June 23, 2017 by 5:00pm CST

STEP 2: Create and submit a formal proposal by Friday, July 7, 2017 by 5:00pm CST

STEP 3: Proposals will be selected to participate in a KERNEL Pitch Event, where finalists will have the chance to present their ideas to community investors. The KERNEL Pitch Event will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017.

 

 

United Way of Tarrant County has identified 14 areas for which innovative solutions are welcome. KERNEL proposals are encouraged to address one or more of the following areas. Anyone with a proposed solution within the areas of Education, Income and Health are encouraged to apply, but special consideration will be given if the proposal addresses the areas of need.

United Way of Tarrant County requests proposals for social innovation projects in the fields of education, income and health for a one-year funding period beginning Nov. 3, 2017 through Nov. 2, 2018.

2017 KERNEL NOTICE OF INTENT

The deadline for submitting a KERNEL Notice of Intent has passed. Thank you for your interest in KERNEL.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Notice of Intent Available Monday, May 1, 2017
  • Applicant Information Meeting Thursday, June 1, 2017
  • Notice of Intent Due Friday, June 23, 2017

  • Application Deadline Friday, July 7, 2017
  • Finalist Announced Tuesday, August 15, 2017
  • KERNEL LIVE! Pitch Event Thursday, November 2, 2017

 

Thank you for your interest in applying to be part of KERNEL, our new Social Innovation Fund. Please stay tuned for application information and updates coming soon!

Thank you.

CONTACT US
KERNEL@unitedwaytarrant.org

PRESS/MEDIA INQUIRIES
David Frederick

Vice President, Marketing & Communications
United Way of Tarrant County
david.frederick@unitedwaytarrant.org

INVESTMENT/LEADERSHIP INQUIRIES
TD Smyers

Chief Development & Operations Officer
United Way of Tarrant County
TD.Smyers@unitedwaytarrant.org