2017-2018 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer Grant

Grants to Georgia Nonprofits for
Breast Health and Breast Cancer Programs

GrantWatch ID#: 162609
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

It’s The Journey

10/21/16 12:00 PM

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Grants of up to $40,000 to Georgia nonprofit organizations for breast cancer programs and/or breast health programs. Funding will be provided for screening and diagnostics programs, support services, education and awareness programs, genetic counseling and testing, advocacy, and direct assistance.

Up to $40,000.

Funding will be provided for projects taking place between March 1, 2017 and February 28, 2018.

- It’s The Journey invites any 501(c)(3) breast cancer organization to apply for the annual grants.

- Project must be specific to breast health and/or breast cancer: i.e. if a project is a combined breast and cervical cancer project, for instance, funding may be requested for only the breast cancer portion.

- Indirect costs, if applicable, may be no more than 7.5% of the amount requested.

- Salaries, if requested, must be for personnel directly associated with the project for which the grant is requested.

- Travel, if requested, must be for travel expenses related only to the project.

- An organization may submit multiple applications; however, projects must be independent of one another.

- Organizations requesting funds for genetic testing must also provide genetic counseling.

Ineligible Requests:

- National organization without a local focus
- Campaigns to elect candidates to public office
- Individual efforts, such as educational scholarships or research, or personal individual relief such as child care costs and financial assistance
- Endowment campaigns or debt reduction
- Projects of a sectarian nature or that require religious participation as a condition for receiving services
- Building funds
- Start up cost for new organizations or organizations that have been in existence for less than 12 months

Organizations chosen to receive a grant will be notified in January 2017.

Grants will be awarded on March 6, 2017 from money raised through the 2016 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer.

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

The application will be submitted in two formats:

1. Hard Copy - Mail one original, signed copy to:

It’s The Journey, Inc.
270 Carpenter Drive, Suite 515
Atlanta, GA 30328

2. Electronic Version – send in separate electronic files as outlined below. Email to Board and Grants Chair, Laurel Sybilrud, at and Accountant, Katie Whitson, at

If you need additional information about the grant process or application, please contact Katie Whitson or Laurel Sybilrud at the above email addresses, or call 404.531.4111.

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