Foundation / Corporation
Shavlik Family Foundation
02/15/20 11:59 PM
Grants ranging from $1,000 to $30,000 to Minnesota nonprofits to implement innovative technology projects that will improve operations and foster efficient delivery of services and resources. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. These grants support operating needs or innovative program initiatives utilizing technology to improve efficiency, operations, staff, fundraising, staff, and clients’ access to opportunities.
The Foundation's goal is to provide opportunities by removing barriers to information and access to technology. By assisting nonprofits through technology project funding the Foundation has been able to help organizations improve their operations, program efficiency, collaboration, donor support, as well as give access to technology and information to clients, and create opportunities for people to succeed. The Foundation wants to see information technology used to empower people and organizations to find their full potential.
The Foundation is primarily focused on technology resources that remove barriers or build capacity for nonprofits and their clients. For example:
These examples are given to illustrate funding outcomes, but are not limited to these examples.
The Foundation wants to see technology used to help solve issues and projects that will transform the organization, taking it into the future.
Note: All projects should include detailed project implementation and budget plans. Websites or database projects that are to increase traffic, donors or program usage should also include a marketing and communications strategy. Database requests must also show how data migration from existing systems will be accomplished. Training of any type must be shown to be incorporated into organizational processes.
GrantWatch ID#: 160339
The Foundation awards approximately 15 to 20 grants each year.
The Foundation awards grants ranging in size from $1,000 to $30,000.
Multiple year grants are not accepted. Complicated technology projects that take multiple years
to complete can be broken down into smaller projects for consideration.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online from November 1: https://www.shavlikfamilyfoundation.org/apply.html
Rebecca Shavlik, Executive Director
Shavlik Family Foundation
c/o Redpath and Company, Ltd.
4810 White Bear Parkway
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
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