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Lawrence Saunders Fund (LSF) Grant

Grants to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for
Environment, Education, and Social Services

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Pennsylvania Trust - Lawrence Saunders Fund (LSF)

Deadline Date:

06/15/18 Postmarked


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Grants of up to $5,000 to smaller Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations serving Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs in Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery Counties. Priority is given to programs that focus on the areas of environment, education, and social services.

While the Fund supports all grant areas consistent with its philosophy, its primary funding concern is to support organizations that focus in at least one of the following areas:

1) The Environment – For projects and educational programs focusing on environmental concerns.

2) Education – Seek to educate children and adults in need.

3) Social Services – Provide social services to individuals in need.

Grants are considered for capital improvements when a specific project and a clear need can be shown.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 154387

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $5,000.

Term of Contract:

Grantees may not receive more than 3 consecutive years of funding.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are made directly to charitable organizations.

Grants are not provided for endowment or political support. The Fund does not provide grants to individuals, nor does it make loans.

Organizations which have received funding from the Lawrence Saunders Fund for the previous three years will not be considered for funding for a fourth consecutive year. Those organizations may submit a grant application and proposal again next year.

Pre-Application Information:

All grant proposals must be postmarked on or before June 15 to be considered. Proposals will not be considered if any documentation is missing.

Contact Information:

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

Completed Application Form should be sent to PA Trust via U.S. mail. Emailed applications will not be accepted.
The Lawrence Saunders Fund
c/o Pennsylvania Trust
5 Radnor Corporate Center, Suite 450
100 Matsonford Road
Radnor, PA 19087

Nicole Bennett Price

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery Counties