New Yankee Stadium Community Benefits Fund Grant

Grants to Bronx, New York Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs,
and Little Leagues for Health, Recreation, Arts, and Education

GrantWatch ID#: 171877
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

New Yankee Stadium Community Benefits Fund

08/04/17 - Cash Grants

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Grants to Bronx, New York nonprofit organizations, schools, higher education institutions, and little leagues to benefit local residents in the areas of health, education, recreation, arts, and culture. The purpose of this program is to provide for the civic, educational, and socio-economic needs of Bronx County residents.

Applicants may request a Cash Grant or an Equipment Grant (March 24 deadline only).

Grant Levels:
-$500 Minimum, $15,000 Maximum for Cash Grants
-$500 Minimum, $2,500 Maximum for Sports Equipment Grants

-For Elementary Schools & High Schools, a Maximum Grant up to $5,000 will be considered
-For Higher Education, a Maximum Grant up to $5,000 will be considered

Organizations may apply for 3 consecutive years and then must skip a year before applying again.

Applications submitted for the August 4 deadline are for Fall/Winter funding.

Organizations must be Bronx-based to apply. This means that the principal place of business is in the Bronx.

Nonprofits provide evidence of 501(c)(3) status or use a qualifying fiscal sponsor.

Schools (including elementary schools, secondary schools, and institutions of higher education) are eligible to apply for funding.

Little leagues are eligible to apply for funding.

Ineligible Requests:
-Political contributions
-Religious purposes
-Start-up groups/organizations- must be in existence for at least 3 years.
-Ticket purchases (for dinners, golf outings, or similar fundraising events)
-One Day Events (such as street fairs, parades, etc.)
-Permanent funding
-Capital Improvements (building, repairs, property improvement)
-Personnel Services, Salary and Administrative expense
-Consultant Fees

To apply, download the attached application forms. Completed applications should be sent to via regular mail to the fund's office, not overnight delivery.

2017 Deadlines:

-March 24, 2017 - Deadline for Sport Equipment Grants - Please note the Fund will only accept Sports Equipment Grants for 2017 at this deadline.

-April 7, 2017 - Deadline for cash grants for Spring/Summer funding

-August 4, 2017 - Deadline for cash grants for Fall/Winter funding

Application Forms:

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

For questions please leave a message and allow at least 48 ours to get a return call. For more information, please email:

New Yankee Stadium Community Benefits Fund, Inc.
199 Lincoln Avenue – Suite 313
Bronx, NY 10454

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