Foundation / Corporation
Women’s Foundation of Mississippi (WFM)
Grants to Mississippi nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for programs that address social disparities and provide opportunities for women and girls to succeed. Funding is intended for activities and projects that promote social change, such as decreasing unplanned pregnancies through medically accurate, evidence-based education, or helping mothers graduate in order to provide a better quality of life for their children.
Please refer to Webinar Slides found in Supporting Documents below, for more information on specific programs related to the focus areas.
GrantWatch ID#: 149533
Healthy Women: Applicants may apply for a one year grant for $25,000 or a two year grant for $50,000.
Better Futures: Two Generation Work: Proposals ranging from $10,000-$25,000 will be accepted. All grants will be for one year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Direct questions to:
Latisha Latiker, Program Officer
Women’s Foundation of Mississippi
2906 North State Street, Suite 302
Jackson, MS 39216
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