Not-for-profit organizations in Miami County are reminded that grant applications to the Miami County Foundation must be submitted by February 28.  Applicants must provide services directly to the citizens of Miami County.  All must be certified federally tax-exempt by the Internal Revenue Service and preferably be a 501(c)(3) organization.  Historically, grants have been awarded to social service organizations, schools, healthcare providers, libraries, youth and senior groups as well as the arts.  Guidelines restrict organizations to one grant annually.  An application form and other pertinent information are available online at or by contacting the office at 773-9012.  Successful applicants will receive notification of the spring distribution date.  The Foundation was established in 1985 by Richard E. Hunt, founder of WPTW-AM/WCLR radio.