Please follow the below guidelines in preparation of your grant request:
- Project budget (for program or capacity building requests). Please indicate other funding secured to date and pending requests for this project.
- Current approved annual organizational budget*
*If organization applying is a unit of a larger organization, please provide the budget for the unit applying; if the organization is fiscally sponsored, please provide the budget for the sponsored organization and not the larger sponsor organization
- Major funding sources and dollar amounts for the organization for the past two years
- Current financial statement with year-to-date actuals
Most recent year-end financial statement (audited, reviewed, or compiled by a CPA strongly preferred)*
*If organization applying is a unit of a larger organization, please provide the financials associated with the unit applying; if the organization is fiscally sponsored, please submit the financials for the sponsored organization and not the larger sponsor organization.
- Most recent IRS Form 990
- Most current strategic and/or business plan
- Board of Directors list with professional affiliations and year appointed to the Board
- Current copy of 501(c)3 letter of determination from both the Internal Revenue Service and the Franchise Tax Board or a copy of proof of being a unit of government
* Please submit your Application/Proposal online only!
* If Application/Proposal documents are not ALL complete we will NOT evaluate your Application/Proposal.