Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Hospice Giving Foundation Grant

Grants to California Nonprofits to Provide Accessible Hospice and
Palliative Care Services in Monterey and San Benito Counties

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Hospice Giving Foundation (HGF)

LOI Date:

02/15/19

Deadline Date:

04/12/19 4:00 PM

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants to California nonprofit organizations that provide accessible hospice and palliative care services to individuals in Monterey and San Benito Counties facing terminal and chronic illnesses. Organizations that have not previously been funded must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application.

2019 Criteria for New, Not Previously Funded Organizations:
This year, priority consideration will be given to new applicant proposals that address delivery and/or expansion of end-of-life care and support services for patients and families that reside in South Monterey County.

Hospice Giving Foundation funds hospice and palliative care for adults and children as well as programs which advocate for system-wide improvements. Grants may be awarded for capacity building, direct patient care, outreach, and new programs designed to expand options for end-of-life care in the community.

The Foundation's priorities for funding include programs that expand services, reach underserved populations and communities, and facilitate end-of-life planning. This includes:

- Providers of hospice care and / or palliative care
- Grief counseling
- Family support, specific to end-of-life needs
- Educational programs focused on end-of-life planning and family preparation
- Advocacy programs to support policy to increase access and broaden the scope of end-of-life services throughout our community

Funding priority is given to projects and programs with clear goals and outcomes relevant to serving end-of-life patients, their families, and caregivers. Applicant organizations should demonstrate sound management and governance practices, active board support, qualified staff, and effective utilization of volunteer resources.

When evaluating proposals, the committee considers:

- Alignment with the mission, vision, and philosophy of Hospice Giving Foundation
- Responsiveness to unmet needs in Monterey and/or San Benito counties
- Strategic approach to increase the number of people to be served, including collaboration with other service providers or organizations
- Sound finances: diverse support from public and private sources, realistic and cost-effective program design
- Result-oriented, measurable outcomes in quantifiable terms
- Efforts to build awareness about end-of-life care and increase access to services

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 148707

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applications will only be accepted from nonprofit agencies that meet the following criteria:

- Services must be focused on end of life: hospice, palliative care, bereavement/grief, end-of-life preparedness, and/or support services for families of patients with life-limiting illness.
- Must be a 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit.
- Programs serve residents of Monterey and/or San Benito counties in California.

Hospice Giving Foundation does not fund the following:

-Research
-Political action, religious, or lobbying organizations
-Individuals
-For-profit organizations
-Organizations not providing services in Monterey or San Benito counties

Pre-Application Information:

For New, Not Previously Funded Organizations:
Organizations must first submit a letter of intent outlining their proposal by Feb. 15, 2019. After review, the agency will be notified, if approved, to submit a full proposal.

2019 Grant Request Deadlines and Timetable:
January 30: Due Date: Interim Grant Report
Friday, February 15, 2019: Due Date: Letters of Intent for organizations NOT previously funded
Friday, March 8, 2019: Acceptance/decline of LOI notification sent via email. Note acceptance of request to submit a proposal does not guarantee funding.
Friday, April 12, 2019: Due Date: Completed grant proposals for current grantees and new grantees that received a Letter of Intent Acceptance.
Mid-May – July: Site Visits
August 2019: Final recommendations to the Board of Directors
July 30, 2019: Due Date: Final grant report
September 2019: Award letters and grants distribution

Grant applications must be submitted electronically. All documents must be received by 4 pm on the stated deadline date. Do not mail or hand-deliver additional copies of the grant application packet.

Contact Information:

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

Submit One (1) complete grant proposal emailed in a single file PDF.

Contact Information:
Siobhan Greene, President and CEO
Hospice Giving Foundation
80 Garden Court, Suite 201
Monterey, CA 93940
Phone: 831.333.9023

Contact Form: https://hospicegiving.org/contact/

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: California: Monterey and San Benito Counties

Suggested Grants:

Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Cult...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales

GrantWatch ID#: 123735

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

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.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training in Eli...

Deadline Ongoing

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,

GrantWatch ID#: 130602

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Grants to California and Nevada Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 10/11/20

Grants to California and Nevada nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for a wide range of programs to benefit local communities. Focus areas include youth development, education, animal welfare, health and human services, arts and culture, community improvement,

GrantWatch ID#: 131661

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Psychologist for Child Psychology Rese...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholast

GrantWatch ID#: 132694

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Improvement Initiatives

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, and volunteer fire companies for community benefit projects. Funding is intended to support a wide range of impactful and sustainable initiatives that meet community needs.

GrantWatch ID#: 132986

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Fu

GrantWatch ID#: 133552