Grants available for groups involved in neighborhood projects

The United Way of Rhode Island is acceptinggrant applications for its Olneyville Community Fund.

$100,000 in grants are available fororganizations that provide services within the Olneyville neighborhood inProvidence.

The United Way moved to Olneyville in 2008and began a commitment to play a role in the ongoing development of the area.

The deadline to submit an application isFriday, January 24 at 4 p.m.

The grant winners will be notified sometimein April upon decisions made by the Olneyville Community Fund AdvisoryCommittee and members of the United Way Board of Directors.

An application can be found at