Grant Publicity & Logos

We're pleased to have provided funding to your organization as we continue to support people and organizations in west central Minnesota.

As you publicly acknowledge support for your projects, please consider recognizing West Central Initiative in your news releases, newsletters, brochures, annual reports, website content, social media posts and other promotional materials. By doing so, you will help spread the word about how West Central Initiative supports grassroots action across west central Minnesota.

Examples of How and Where to Mention Your Grant

Mentions in Newsletters and Brochures 

"Funding for (Your Organization/Grant Program) was provided (in part/by) the West Central Initiative's (name of grant)."

Mentions in News Releases

Please include the following boilerplate in news releases:

About West Central Initiative: West Central Initiative is a regional community foundation serving the nine west central Minnesota counties of Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens, Traverse and Wilkin and the portion of White Earth Nation in Becker County. WCI invests resources in our communities for regional success, using the tools of economic development and community development, and by promoting philanthropy. Learn more at wcif.org.   

Mentions in Social Media Posts

Please either tag West Central Initiative in the post or use the hashtag #WCIGrants.

For 2020 Resiliency Fund Grants, please include the hashtag #WCIResiliencyFund.

Using Our Logo

Please follow these guidelines when using our logo:

  • Ensure text within the logo is legible.
  • Ensure the logo remains unaltered, including the color and aspect ratio (stretching or compressing).
  • Ensure placement of the logo only implies support for the specific awarded grant.

Logo Formats