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Katharine Matthies Foundation Grant


Agency
Foundation

GrantWatch ID#
171507

Funding Source
KATHARINE MATTHIES FOUNDATION
Bank of America Private Bank Philanthropic Solutions
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Geographic Focus
USA: Connecticut: Lower Naugatuck Valley: Seymour, Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Shelton, or Beacon Falls

Important Dates
Deadline: 05/01/23 11:59 PM Save

Grant Description
Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that benefit underserved communities. Funding is intended for high-quality human services, education, and health care programs, with particular consideration given to organizations that work to prevent cruelty to children and animals. Eligible organizations must serve residents in the Lower Naugatuck Valley: Seymour, Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Shelton, or Beacon Falls. Special consideration will be given to organizations that serve the people of Seymour.


Recipient

Additional Eligibility Criteria
The Matthies Foundation specifically serves the people of the Lower Naugatuck Valley.

Applicant organizations must serve the people of the following Connecticut towns: Seymour, Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Shelton, or Beacon Falls. Special consideration will be given to organizations that serve the people of Seymour, Connecticut.

Ineligible
Typically, support for start-up nonprofits or programs that are not yet established is not provided. However, the Foundation is open to discussing possible opportunities with applicants.

Pre-Application Information
The deadline for application to the Katherine Matthies Foundation is May 1. Applicants will be notified of grant decisions by letter within 3 to 4 months after the proposal deadline.

Please submit online applications by 11:59 p.m. on the day of the foundation’s deadline date. If the deadline falls on a weekend or a federally recognized holiday, applications are due on the next business day by 11:59 p.m.

Online grant applications will be accepted 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, generally on, or prior to the proposal due date. However, applicant inquiries can only be answered during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST. Please be advised that technical support is not provided on weekends for password resets or general technical inquiries. Therefore it is best to start your application early, seek technical support during business hours, and to submit your application in advance of the due date.

Applicants are encouraged to review the FAQ tab at http://www.bankofamerica.com/grantmaking for a complete understanding of the grantmaking process and more nationally oriented information.

Term of Contract
The majority of grants from the Matthies Foundation are one year in duration. On occasion, multi-year support is awarded.

Contact Information
Register and apply online: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_1116?SA=SNA&FID=35035

To discuss the application process or for questions about this foundation, contact:

Amy R. Lynch, SVP, Philanthropic Client Manager
amy.r.lynch@bofa.com
1.860.244.4870

For general inquiries, please contact ct.grantmaking@bofa.com

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