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The Marathon City Council has created a $100,000 fund for local nonprofits operating in the city. Grant applications are now being accepted for the 2023 fiscal year. To apply, please visit and click “Apply Online.” The city will also accept completed applications on paper at City Hall. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 15.  

Only organizations with proof of current nonprofit status and evidence of an established record of providing cultural, educational, recreational or social services within the city of Marathon will be considered.   

When the application period closes, city staff and the Marathon City Council will rank the applicants. The council will make the final recommendations as well as determine the level of funding provided to each organization.  

The council will discuss the applications at the April 11 meeting of the Marathon City