Foundation / Corporation
Saint Paul and Minnesota Foundations - El Fondo de Nuestra Comunidad
08/14/19 3:00 PM Receipt
Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs, projects, and initiatives providing immigration-related legal services and outreach for the Latinx community. Funding is also intended to improve access to mental health services, community organizing, and outreach around legal services or programs that help people on the pathway to citizenship.
Proposals must fit into at least one of the following priority funding areas:
- Create pathways to citizenship for the Latinx community, which may include, but are not limited to legal services, outreach, advocacy, and education responding to current immigration policies and ICE response.
- Civic engagement training and/or leadership strategies to encourage participation of Latinx in society.
- Increasing knowledge of and access to culturally sensitive mental health services and holistic wellbeing practices.
- Organizing outreach, awareness, and advocacy around the Latinx community’s participation in the 2020 census.
In addition to the funding priorities listed above, El Fondo will give priority to efforts that are led by the Latinx community, which includes staff, board, and advisory groups. Collaborative efforts and efforts focused on serving greater Minnesota are also encouraged.
GrantWatch ID#: 145492
El Fondo may make one grant or may elect to make multiple smaller grants.
Requested grant terms should start no earlier than November 1, 2019. The proposed project or program must be completed by December 31, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and apply for a grant online:
Director of Community Impact
101 Fifth Street East
Saint Paul, MN 55101-1800
651.224.5463 or 800.875.6167