Foundation / Corporation
City Federation of Women’s Organizations (CFWO)
09/23/22 - Deadline for WBC Grants; Unexpected Needs Grants are accepted on an ongoing basis.
Grants of up to $1,000 and a grant 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 regions. 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 of all races, colors, national origins, religions, gender identities (including gender expression), sexual orientations, abilities, ages, marital status and socio-economic status.
WBC Unexpected Needs Grants
A grant opportunity to help 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.
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 31st of the year after the Fall award is made.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit applications to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Direct questions to the email address listed above.
USA: New York: Tompkins County
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and eligible agencies to increase organizational capacity to address housing discrimination. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of funding is to enhance enforcement act
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 for the preservation of seascapes and landscapes through coral conservation and responsible mining projects. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent in order to apply. Funding is intended for reclamation, restoration, research, ed
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide pet-care assistance to community members undergoing a crisis. Funding is intended for general operating support and to launch new projects. The goal of the program is to ensure that pets are taken care of while owners are
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 USA and territories individuals and non-federal agencies to promote the adoption and development of innovative approaches to conservation in agriculture. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Priority funding ar
Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that benefit residents in eligible communities. Funding priority is intended for activities that benefit underserved populations. Preference will be given to applications that leverage grant funding to
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in eligible counties, with priority given to low- to moderate-income populations. Applicants in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska,
Financial assistance to USA and Canada individuals and families with low incomes. 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 bordering