Benefits young people in Johnson County by providing travel and leadership opportunities to expand their abilities to become active, visionary leaders.
Applications are accepted year-round. There is no application deadline. Grant awards generally range from $300 to $600.
Successful applicants must engage Johnson County middle and/or high school youth in one or more of the following areas:
The Margaret M. and Harley H. Wachs Youth Leadership Fund (Wachs Youth Leadership Fund) was established in 2001 by their son, Peter, and daughter-in-law, Joy Wachs, in memory of Peter’s mother and father.
Additional eligibility criteria specific to Wachs Youth Leadership Fund: