Foundation / Corporation
Susan G. Komen Central Tennessee
Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Tennessee and Georgia nonprofit organizations in the Greater Nashville, Chattanooga, and Upper Cumberland regions for programs that address breast health and breast cancer. Applicants must attend a mandatory training session before applying.
Komen Central Tennessee supports breast cancer projects that address the funding priorities below, which were selected based on data from the current Community Profile Report, found at: www.komencentraltennessee.org.
The funding priority areas are:
For more information about priority funding areas, see: http://komencentraltennessee.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/TN-20-21-RFA-FINAL2-HQ-approved-10.16.19.pdf#page=5.
All applicants are required to develop project objective(s) to reduce breast cancer mortality by addressing disparities, increasing access to quality and timely care, and/or improving outcomes through patient navigation. All projects must have at least one Specific Measurable Attainable Realistic Time-bound (SMART) objective that will be accomplished with Komen funding and can be evaluated including an estimated timeline and the anticipated number of individuals to be served.
Guidance on crafting SMART objectives is located here: https://ww5.komen.org/WritingSMARTObjectives.html
Allowable costs include:
GrantWatch ID#: 142949
Applicants may request funding from $10,000 up to $50,000 (combined direct and indirect costs) mobile mammography programs and up to $20,000 (combined direct and indirect costs) for other internal breast health-related programs).
The performance period is April 1, 2020, to March 31, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For questions, contact:
Jordan Clum, Grants Administrator
Susan G. Komen® Central Tennessee
4009 Hillsboro Pike Suite 209
Nashville, TN 37215
Tennessee: The Counties of Bledsoe, Bradley, Cannon, Cheatham, Clay, Cumberland, Davidson, DeKalb, Dickson, Fentress, Grundy, Hamilton, Jackson, Macon, Marion, Maury, McMinn, Meigs, Montgomery, Overton, Picket, Polk, Putnam, Rhea, Robertson, Rutherford, Sequatchie, Smith, Sumner, Trousdale, Van Buren, Warren, White, Williamson, and Wilson
Georgia: The Counties of Catoosa, Dade, Fannin, Murray, Walker, and Whitfield
USA: Georgia; Tennessee