Now accepting Penny Pitch 2018 applications

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): WOWO is now accepting applications for this year’s Penny Pitch campaign!

RELATED: Penny Pitch

If you’re part of a non-profit organization in the Fort Wayne, Allen County or Northeast Indiana region, WOWO wants to hear from you!

Penny Pitch is a local non-profit that raises money for great community and program oriented charities in the area.

If you’d like to apply, there’s no form to fill out. Just tell us about your organization and include:

  • Official organization name and address
  • 501c3 Status
  • 1-2 page summary of your organization
  • No more than a 1 page summary of how you would use the donated Penny Pitch funds. This could be a new program that you would like to start offering, a dormant or small program you would like to expand, or a program that has an overwhelming need that you’re unable to keep up with. Please be specific about what the funds will be used for.

                            Penny Pitch DOES NOT fund religious organizations.
                            Penny Pitch DOES NOT fund capital expenditures.
                            Penny Pitch DOES NOT fund school or university projects.

Send the application information to OR mail/deliver it to:

Kayla Blakeslee
2915 Maples Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46816

All applications must be submitted no later than September 21, 2018.

Once all submissions are in, our board of directors will determine which charity (or charities) will be the focus of our efforts, including a two-day radiothon.

The schedule of fundraising events will be announced after the applicant selections have been made.



  1. I am the Chaplain at the Allen County Jail. I see that you don’t support Religious organizations. We touch may lives every day. Not only the inmate but also the family of inmates as well. I was wondering if you would consider us as well.

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