Alfred and Tillie Shemanski Testamentary Trust Grant

Grants to Puget Sound Area, Washington
Nonprofits for Education, Health, and Human Services

GrantWatch ID#: 160276
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

US Trust, Bank of America - Alfred and Tillie Shemanski Testamentary Trust


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Grants to Seattle and Puget Sound Area, Washington nonprofit organizations for programs and projects focusing on nonprofit capacity building, education, health, human services, and interfaith tolerance and Jewish-related programs.

The Trust's mission is to:

- Improve the capacity of and cooperation among Jewish congregations in the City of Seattle, Washington.
- Support interfaith tolerance and understanding.
- Provide scholarship assistance, primarily to the University of Washington and Seattle University.
- Support and promote quality educational, human services, and health care programming for economically disadvantaged individuals and families.

The advisory committee seeks to make grants in keeping with the following values:

- Education
- Religious respect and tolerance
- Caring for those in financial stress
- Strengthening the Jewish community

Grant requests are for specific programs, general operating support, start-up funding, and prizes or awards.

Grants from the Shemanski Trust are one year in duration.

Funding will not be considered for projects by individuals or for political purposes. Tickets for dinners or other fundraising events, or requests for sponsorship of courtesy advertising will also be considered ineligible.

The application deadline for the Shemanski Trust is October 15. Applicants will be notified of committee’s grant decisions by mail.

Applications submission guidelines and the FAQs are attached below (see Supporting Documents).

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

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Nancy L.D. Atkinson
VP, Sr. Philanthropic Relationship Manager

Seattle and Puget Sound Area

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