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Smith-Hobson Foundation Fund

Grants to California Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural
Activities that Benefit Local Communities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Ventura County Community Foundation (VCCF) - Smith-Hobson Foundation Fund

Deadline Date:

10/23/20 4:00 PM - Receipt

Description:

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Grants to California nonprofit community-based organizations for activities that promote arts and culture in eligible locations. Eligible projects are related to museums, historical societies, performing arts, fine arts, arts education, and arts access. Projects must take place in western Ventura County.

The board of the Smith-Hobson Foundation may solicit or recommend grants outside of these funding priorities and/or with a broader geographic focus; such grants will be solicited directly by the Smith-Hobson Foundation.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 130236

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must:

- Be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, community-based organization
- Have active board of directors
- Show financial viability
- Demonstrate capacity to conduct the project to be funded

Funds will not be granted for religious activities or for political purposes.

Grants will not be made for political or partisan purposes, religious activities, general operating shortfalls, endowment funds, annual fund drives, or budget deficits. The Foundation does not consider individuals for funding except through the scholarship program.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications must be submitted through the VCCF Grants portal by Friday, October 23, 2020.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://vccf.org/my-fund-login/

Questions about the grant program should be directed to Phylene Wiggins, Vice President of Community Investments & Partnerships at pwiggins@vccf.org.

Grant Coverage Areas:

Cities of Ojai and Ventura

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Geographic Focus:

USA: California: Western Ventura County

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