Foundation / Corporation
Rhode Island Bar Foundation
Grants starting at $4,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations to support and improve the delivery of legal services to the poor, promote knowledge and awareness of the law, and improve the administration of justice. Priority will be given to applications requesting funds for the direct representation of clients.
Funds may be used for a variety of other activities including alternative dispute resolution programs, young lawyer special public service projects, victim services programs, foreclosure issues and prevention, and Law Related Education programs. Consideration will be given to the proportion of the public proposed to be served within a geographic area and the breadth of services proposed to be offered.
The Rhode Island Foundation IOLTA program makes significant grants in four main areas:
1. Providing legal services to the poor in Rhode Island;
2. Improving the delivery of legal services;
3. Promoting knowledge and awareness of the law;
4. Improving the administration of justice.
GrantWatch ID#: 148955
IOLTA grants currently range from $4,000 to $224,276.
12-month grant cycle: January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please email or mail applications to:
Rhode Island Bar Foundation
41 Sharpe Drive
Cranston, RI 02920
USA: Rhode Island
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