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Grants to New York and Vermont Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Underserved Residents

ELIGIBILITY:

Geographic Focus

USA: New York: Western New YorkVermont

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Marks Family Foundation (MFF) Grant

Marks Family Foundation (MFF)

Grant Provider's 990

Agency: Foundation

GrantWatch ID #143308

Grant Description

Grants to New York and Vermont nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit youth and underserved populations in eligible regions. Project areas include health, education, and the arts. The purpose of this grant program is to increase opportunities, education, and access for youth and residents from minority, low-income, and underrepresented backgrounds. The primary geographic focus is local to western New York, with secondary consideration given to Vermont.

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Eligibility:

  • Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be considered for funding:
- Applicant must have non-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.
- Applicant must be a group or organization(s) that has come together for a specific project and is submitting an application through a fiscal sponsor that is a tax-exempt organization under IRS Code 501(c)(3) and agrees to accept funds on the group’s behalf.

Pre-Application Information:

For consideration, applications must be postmarked by April 1. Funding announcements are made in June.

Term of Contract:

Multi-year awards are available.

Contact Information:

Send proposals to:
Elizabeth Marks
The Marks Family Foundation
108 Lexington Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222

If you need assistance completing your grant application, or if you have a question, please email Elizabeth Marks at MarksFamilyFoundation@gmail.com.

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