Foundation / Corporation
City Federation of Women’s Organizations (CFWO)
09/23/21 5:00 PM - Deadline for Women Building Community Grants. Unexpected Needs Grants are accepted on an ongoing basis.
Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve the quality of life for women and girls in eligible locations. Areas of focus include education, community engagement and development, human services, health, and gender equity. Funding may also be used to address unexpected needs or emergencies. Programs must benefit girls and women in Tompkins County.
Women Building Community (WBC) Grants support women and/or girls regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, and socio-economic status.
WBC Unexpected Needs Grants
A grant opportunity to help nonprofits fund unexpected needs or emergencies or to take advantage of an unexpected opportunity. Applications may be submitted at any time; awards will be made following the next available Board Meeting.
Full or partial funding is available for new or ongoing projects. Applications are accepted in September; the deadline will be posted on the website. Applicants will be notified in late November of the Board’s decisions.
Project Areas Considered for Funding
In addition to addressing needs and opportunities that improve the quality of life for Tompkins County women and/or girls, projects to be funded must meet at least one of the following criteria:
GrantWatch ID#: 146220
WBC Unexpected Needs Grants - up to $1,000
WBC Grants - up to $5,000
WBC Grants - Projects must be completed by December 31, 2022. If funds are not expended for the stated purpose(s) and within the time period specified, they must be returned to the CFWO.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Applications must be completed and sent to: email@example.com.
USA: New York: Tompkins County
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga
Grants to New York and Pennsylvania families living in eligible areas and caring for a child with cancer to offset expenses related to the child's cancer treatments. Funding is intended to cover costs not covered by health insurance, including travel costs, housing, and
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.
Grants of up to $2,500 to New York artists in eligible counties to support the creation of new artwork and encourage the engagement of artists with the local community. The purpose of the program is to enhance the technical skills and professional development of local a
Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d
Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that benefit residents in eligible communities. Proposals benefitting underserved populations are encouraged. Preference will be given to applications that leverage grant funding to achieve maximum ben
Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, and agencies for initiatives to benefit families, children, and communities. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include equitable communi
Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organizations