Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation for Southern Arizona - Phil and Carol Lyons Family Fund
Grants of up to $5,000 to Arizona nonprofit organizations in the Cities of Tucson and Flagstaff for programs that benefit low-income residents and enable them to become self-supporting and self-reliant. Programs and projects should align with one of the following focus areas:
- Programs or projects that help people acquire the life skills needed to assist them in improving their employment opportunities.
- Programs or projects that help students (especially from minority backgrounds and/or those who are the first in their families to pursue a higher education) develop career advancement skills in order to become self-sufficient and succeed in life.
- Programs or projects that help veterans and their families access services they need in order to thrive.
GrantWatch ID#: 173613
Grants are limited to a maximum of $5,000.
The grant period is for one year: October 1, 2017 – October 1, 2018.
The applicant must be a nonprofit organization conducting charitable work and based in Tucson or Flagstaff.
All applications must be submitted through an online process with Common Grant Application. For more on the application system: http://www.commongrantapplication.com/
The Foundation strongly encourages you to review the tutorial video which contains important information on how to register/login and submit an application. To view the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RUO6ZJWinI
Applications open on Monday, June 26, 2017; deadline to submit grant applications is Monday, July 31, 2017, at midnight.
Only one application will be accepted per organization.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
First-time users of the Common Grant Application should register at:
If you have already applied for a grant using the Grant Application you should have an account. Returning Users Login at: https://www.commongrantapplication.com/login.php?refOrgId=37689&refProgId=1295&refProgType=all
Kelly Huber, Program Officer
Community Foundation for Southern Arizona
2250 E. Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85719
USA: Arizona: Cities of Tucson and Flagstaff