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Community Empowerment Grant

Grant to an Indiana Nonprofit or Agency to
Advance Justice and Provide Legal Services

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Indianapolis Bar Foundation

Deadline Date:

06/30/21

Description:

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Grant of $35,000 to an Indiana nonprofit organization or government entity for a project or program that advances justice, provides legal services, and furthers public education and understanding of the law in eligible regions. The successful project will provide opportunities for members of the legal community to participate on a pro bono or modest means basis. Eligible programs are those that benefit central Indiana.

The project to be funded must meet the Indianapolis Bar Foundation’s (IBF) mission to advance the administration of justice and an understanding of the law through philanthropy, education and service. Through its grant award, the IBF wishes to support a project presented by an organization or collaborating organizations that seek to affect a substantial positive impact in central Indiana. 

Preference will be given to organizations who utilize the full $35,000 grant and where the grant represents all, or a significant portion of, the total budget for the project.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 141861

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

$35,000

Term of Contract:

The IBF typically funds one-year grant cycles.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Project funding from IBF may be awarded only to non-profit organizations or government entities.

Organizations may partner to propose funding for a collaborative project.

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline:
- Application Deadline: June 30, 2021
- Notice of Next Steps: By July 16, 2021
- Presentation: July 29, 2021
- Notice of Grant Decision: September 1, 2021

Full Grant Criteria: https://www.indybar.org/?pg=CommunityEmpowermentGrant

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://www.indybar.org/docDownload/1744034

Indianapolis Bar Foundation
140 N. Illinois St.,
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Email: iba@indybar.org
Phone: (317) 269-2000
Fax: (317) 269-1915

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USA: Indiana: Central Indiana

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