As part of its stated mission, Celebrate Milford distributes the net proceeds from the event for scholarships, community youth initiatives, community beautification and support of public education.
Each June, the Celebrate Milford Committee will review grant applications from qualified area not-for-profits and municipal agencies/departments.
At the conclusion of the 2017 event, Celebrate Milford made the following donations:
$7,000 to the Town of Milford for the purpose of Town Park renovations
$6,500 to the Memorial School PTO for the purposes of a new playground
$2,500 to Jackie’s Boutique, an organization operating at the Milford High School that assists students in attending Prom and other formal school events
$2,000 to the Milford Italian American War Veterans to purchase a Gulf War memorial
$120 to the Salvation Army to sponsor two flags to fly at Draper Park
If you want your IRS-approved not-for-profit organization to be considered for an award in 2018, please complete the attached form. No application will be considered before May 21, 2018 and all applications are due by June 10, 2018.