Foundation / Corporation
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Rochester, NY
Grants to Rochester Area, New York nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the physical and behavioral health of local children. Eligible organizations serve children in the following counties: Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario and Wayne counties. Funding is intended for programs that promote wellness, prevent illness, injury and disease, and provide quality care for children with acute or chronic illnesses or conditions.
GrantWatch ID#: 172790
To be considered for funding, applicants must be 501(c)(3) organizations.
RMHC generally will not provide support for the following types of organizations or activities:
- Advertising or fundraising drives
- Partisan, political or denominational programs
- General and administrative costs
- Intermediary funding agencies
- Endowment campaigns
- Staff salaries or travel expenses
- Buildings, additions or renovations
Grants for camp programs are restricted to furniture and equipment purchases.
Deferred grants for programs or projects which will not be implemented at once or in the very near future may be awarded in the form of a pledge, payable when the program/project is underway.
Grant applications are reviewed three times a year at RMHC Grants Committee meetings. Deadlines for the applications are scheduled approximately six weeks before the meetings to allow for site visits and complete review by the committee. Submitting an application on or near the deadline is not advised. If the application is incomplete or otherwise unsatisfactory, it may be held until the next scheduled review.
Grants are awarded as funds are made available. Grant applications may be tabled due to insufficient information and/or lack of available funds. Deadlines for 2017 are:
- April 14, 2017
- August 18, 2017
- December 15, 2017
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mail applications to:
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester
Attn: Grants Committee
333 Westmoreland Drive
Rochester, NY 14620
Contact RMHC Grant Coordinator: http://www.rmhcrochester.org/contact-us/
USA: New York: Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario and Wayne Counties