How To Apply

Prior to beginning your grant application, be sure to review our:

  1. Eligibility Requirements
  2. FAQs

Health and Middle Grade Youth Proposals
We encourage you to contact us before submitting a formal request to discuss whether your project aligns with our funding priorities. You may call or email Executive Director.

Early Childhood Proposals *Initial Email Inquiry Required*
Interested organizations should contact the Foundation’s Executive Director via email
no later than December 1st. The email should contain a brief description of the project, project budget total, and the amount to be requested. We will reply as soon as possible with a decision about whether a full proposal should be submitted. Full proposals may be submitted by invitation only.

All Grant Proposals
Please allow ample time for the application submission process. Note that our staff may not be available for assistance immediately prior to or on the day of the deadline; it is in your best interest to plan ahead.

Proposals must be submitted through our online application portal only. The deadline for submitting a full proposal is March 1 by 11:59pm. If the deadline falls on a holiday or weekend, applications are due the following business day.  The application generally goes live and is available during the first week of January.

Current Grantees
If you are a current grantee, you are eligible to submit a new request even though you are still in the midst of an active grant period. However, your interim report must be submitted and approved before a new application will be reviewed.

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