Foundation / Corporation
The Goldseker Foundation
Grants of up to $10,000 to Baltimore, Maryland non-profit organizations that provide quality programs and services that focus on community affairs, education, and human services. The purpose of these grants is to help support specific, well-defined organizational development initiatives of non-profit organizations. Funds are intended to be used to engage the consulting expertise needed to facilitate initiatives such as strategic planning, program evaluation, merger exploration, and fund development and sustainability.
GrantWatch ID#: 130765
Up to $10,000.
To be considered for funding, an organization must meet several requirements:
* Applicants must be nonprofit organizations as defined in Section 501(c)(3) and Section 509(a) of the Internal Revenue Code.
* Applicants must carry on their work principally in metropolitan Baltimore.
* Applicants may not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, physical handicap, or gender.
The Foundation does not provide funds for the following:
* Building campaigns
* Deficit financing
* Annual giving
* Arts and culture
* Religious programs or purposes
* Political action groups
* Specific disabilities or diseases
* Projects normally financed by government
Before submitting an application, please call the Foundation's program officer, Laurie Latuda Kinkel at 410-837-5100, to briefly describe your initiative and discuss its general eligibility for grant consideration. Management Assistance Grant applications that arrive without prior approval to submit will not be considered.
To apply for funding, please submit a brief letter describing the project. It should include:
* Evidence of 501(c)(3) and 509(a) tax-exempt status
* Background information about the applicant
* Objectives of the proposed project
* Methods for accomplishing objectives
* Projected program budget and amount sought from the Goldseker Foundation
Foundation staff will review the materials and will notify you promptly about whether a fully developed proposal is in order.
All applicants must pledge a cash match. Organizations with a budget of $250,000 or greater are asked to pledge a cash match equal to at least 50% of the requested grant amount. Organizations with budgets under $250,000 are asked to pledge a cash match equal to at least 25% of the requested grant amount.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Laurie Latuda Kinkel, Program Officer
The Goldseker Foundation
1040 Park Avenue, Suite 310
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Metropolitan Baltimore Area