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Arnold Cogswell Health Care Fund

Grants to New York Nonprofits to
Improve Healthcare in Eligible Counties

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region

Deadline Date:

09/08/20

Description:

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Grants of up to $30,000 to New York nonprofits to improve health care in eligible counties. Grant funds may be used to support program costs in new or established organizations. Eligible programs and organizations include hospitals, long-term care facilities, medical colleges, community health centers and clinics, home-care programs, health planning groups, and disaster response agencies. Applicants must serve residents and be located within the ten-county Capital Region of New York State (Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, and Washington Counties).

Special attention will be given to:

  • New and/or innovative programs;
  • Cooperative efforts of several organizations;
  • Sharing in multiple source funding (private and/or public);
  • Applicants demonstrating the importance of the Arnold Cogswell Health Care Fund grant to any overall building or equipment program.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 167542

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grants from this fund usually range between $5,000 and $30,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for competitive grants, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Qualify under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code as a nonprofit organization OR operate under the fiscal sponsorship of a qualifying nonprofit organization;
- Serve residents and be located within the ten-county Capital Region of New York State (Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, and Washington Counties) unless otherwise indicated.

The following types of organizations/programs are examples of those that would qualify for grants:
- Acute care hospitals;
- Long-term care facilities for the aged, ill or disabled;
- Disease and treatment centers;
- Medical colleges, nursing schools or pharmacy colleges;
- Allied health programs;
- Community health centers, clinics and programs;
- Home-care programs for the aged, ill or disabled;
- Regional health planning groups or hospital consortia;
- Disaster response agencies;
- Combinations of various health organizations.

The following are generally not eligible for competitive grants:
- Programs that the Community Foundation will have to operate;
- Individuals;
- Scholarship or fellowship programs;
- Research;
- Endowments;
- Political, governmental or religious activities;
- Travel;
- Conferences and/or speakers’ expenses;
- Advertisements in programs, journals or other publications;
- Special events and other fundraising events;
- Annual appeals or membership contributions.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline: September 8, 2020
Decisions will be made: November 2020

Contact Information:

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

Apply at https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_5653?SA=SNA&FID=35088

If you have questions or experience difficulty with online applications, please contact Shelly Connolly at the Foundation at (518) 446-9638 or sconnolly@cfgcr.org.

The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region
2 Tower Place
Albany, NY 12203

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USA: New York: Capital District: Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, and Washington Counties

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