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CCC Matching Grants

Matching grants for the Childhood Cancer Campaign are now available for all Optimist Clubs. Clubs and Districts can apply for consideration.

To apply, please fill out the application below and then fax or mail the completed form to Optimist International. For your convenience, the application is available in .pdf and .doc versions.


Materials for U.S. and Caribbean Clubs
CCC Matching Grant Application (.pdf)
CCC Matching Grant Application (.doc)

CCC Matching Grant Final Report Form (.pdf)
CCC Matching Grant Final Report Form (.doc)

Materials for Canadian Clubs
Please visit the Canadian Children’s Optimist Foundation to download the application form and the final report form.

United States CCC Advisory Panel
Mark Claussen
Becky Distler
Audrey Eller
Jim Oliver
Marilyn Pell
Sandy Wooten

If you have questions, please contact the CCC at (800) 500-8130 or send an e-mail to ccc@optimist.org.