Preliminary applications for the 2022 Bedford Social Responsibility Fund Grant cycle closed on September 10. Our BFSRF committee is currently reviewing the 46 applications from non-profits whose mission is to enhance and support educational opportunities for local youth. This year’s applicants represent a range of projects, including but not limited to sports, music, after school programs and mentoring opportunities. Applicants will be notified if they are being invited to complete the final grant application no later than October 4. In 2021, the BFSRF was proud to award $290,000 in funding to 28 local non-profits.