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Idyllwild Community Fund

Grants to California Nonprofits
to Improve the Quality of Life

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) - Idyllwild Community Fund

Deadline Date:

04/10/20 5:00 PM PST

Description:

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Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to improve the quality of life for residents. The goal of the fund is to support programs in the following areas: sustaining the arts, protecting the environment, providing education to children and adults, contributing to the safety of residents, and providing for the well-being of those in need. Funding is intended for programs and activities that will benefit the Idyllwild community and surrounding mountain communities.

Funding Considerations

The Idyllwild Advisory Committee takes the following into consideration when reviewing grant requests:

  1. The grant should impact many individuals, rather than a few. Preference is given to agencies that provide programs to the underserved.
  2. The requesting agency should show other sources of revenue for the program or project, or a plan to seek other funds (Be sure to complete the budget template, including other sources of funding).
  3. The requesting agency must demonstrate that it operates with financial integrity.
  4. Proposals for new, enhanced, or expansion programs are welcomed.
  5. Requests for funding that include a reasonable percentage of administrative expense will be considered, but the proposed expenses should be a justifiable expense within context of the proposed project and within reason (i.e., no more than 10% of total requested funding.)
  6. Requests for program-specific stipends will be considered. Stipend is defined (by the IRS) as a fixed sum of money paid periodically for services or to defray expenses. Stipends are typically considered a program expense related to the delivery of activities of a specific program, or activity of the organization, and not key to the operational function of the organization. Administrative expense is defined as "those expenses related to the overall operations and management of the organization." 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 170432

Term of Contract:

The grant period is for one year, starting June 1, 2020 to May 30, 2021.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility:
- Any nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organizations may apply for grants for programs and activities that will benefit the Idyllwild community and surrounding mountain communities.
- IECF will only accept applications from 501(c)(3) organizations.

Ineligibility:
- Requests for large capital expenditures will not be considered.
- The Idyllwild Community Fund will not consider funding requests for political or religious programs or to individuals.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020 at 5:00 PM
All applicants will be notified of the results, in writing, by May 30, 2020.

All applications MUST be submitted via the online application process.

*Please Note: The www.thecommunityfoundation.net website will be replaced by www.iegives.org on or about March 1, 2020. You will need to go to the new website to access grant documents, as needed, as they will be transferred over.

Contact Information:

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

Apply online: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_5728?SA=SNA&FID=35036

If you still have questions after reading the Guidelines, please email grant-info@iegives.org or call 951-241-7777.

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USA: California: Idyllwild

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