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Mary McClellan Foundation (MMF) Grant

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Respond
to Health Care Needs due to COVID-19

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Mary McClellan Foundation (MMF)

Deadline Date:

09/14/20 5:00 PM Delivery or Postmarked by Date

Description:

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Grants of up to $20,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for the development of programs and services to meet the health care needs of communities in eligible regions as a response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to address health problems, needs, or service gaps caused by the closure of the Mary McClellan Hospital. Programs funded under the grant should address the health care needs of community members in one, several, or all of the following Washington County townships: Cambridge, Easton, Greenwich, Jackson, Salem, or White Creek as well as the Town of Hoosick in Rensselaer County.

Examples of eligible expenses include:

  • Specific medical personnel or program staff salaries;
  • Medical equipment;
  • Medical Facility Upgrades;
  • Special training, and;
  • Outreach Programs (to educate the public about particular health problems).

The Mary McClellan Foundation Board will review and rank all applications and recommend selection of awardees. Selection criteria include evidence of community need, community benefit, target population(s) for services, organizational history and accomplishments, commitment to addressing health care needs of target communities, feasibility, and non-duplication of programs in the same geographic area.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 145965

Estimated Size of Grant:

It is anticipated that grants will range in size up to $20,000. Applications for small grants are welcome, and larger grants may, from time to time be given out if deemed worthwhile.

Term of Contract:

MMF will consider requests for multi-year grants to be issued in yearly installments for durations up to five years.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nonprofit organizations are eligible for grant support.

Programs funded under the grant should address the health care needs of community members in one, several or all of the following Washington County townships: Cambridge, Easton, Greenwich, Jackson, Salem, or White Creek as well as the Town of Hoosick in Rensselaer County. A nonprofit is not required to be located in one of these townships but it must serve a significant number of residents in one or more of these municipalities.

The following types of organizations and expenses are not eligible for MMF grant support:
- New York State agencies, departments and two or four-year public colleges or universities
- Businesses or commercial enterprises.
- Individuals.
- Non-medical services, non-medical furniture.
- General operating expenses or fundraising events.
- Facilities maintenance or accommodations for disabilities in non-medical facilities.
- Medicines or other medical supplies that could be billed or part of normal operating expenses.
- Education of the general public sponsored by non-medical groups.

Pre-Application Information:

Application Deadline: Monday, September 14, 2020

Paper applications must be submitted by mail and postmarked no later than the application deadline noted on the grant application form or delivered by 5:00 PM of the grant application deadline date to the Law Office of Alan Wrigley, Esq. Applications may also be e-mailed.

Although organizations are not required to provide matching funds for MMF programs, demonstrated efforts to supplement MMF grant monies with support from other sources will strengthen applications. Applicants may apply for more than one project but must prioritize requests

Response to COVID-19: https://marymcclellanfoundation.org/mary-mcclellan-foundations-response-to-coronavirus-covid-19/

FAQs: https://marymcclellanfoundation.org/mmf-faq/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Applications can be mailed to:
The Mary McClellan Foundation
One East Main Street
Cambridge, NY 12816

Alternatively, applications may be delivered by 5:00 pm on the deadline date to the Law Office of Alan Wrigley, Esq., One East Main Street, 2nd Floor, Cambridge, NY 12816.

Questions concerning the Mary McClellan Foundation Grant Program can be directed to: info@marymcclellanfoundation.org.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: New York: Washington County townships: Cambridge, Easton, Greenwich, Jackson, Salem, or White Creek, as well as the Town of Hoosick in Rensselaer County.

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