Foundation / Corporation
Rochester Area Community Foundation
Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible counties to strengthen African American communities. Funding is intended for programs and projects that reduce disparities in the African American community and lead to positive systemic change. Eligible activities take place in Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, and Yates Counties. Collaboration with partners and/or the ability to replicate program achievements are key components of a successful application.
GrantWatch ID#: 171155
Each year, the Giving Initiative members will determine how many grants and the size of the grants awarded based on the number and quality of the applications. Only grant proposals of $2,500 or more will be considered.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Vice President, Community Programs
Rochester Area Community Foundation
500 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607
USA: New York: Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, and Yates Counties
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