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Louie M. and Betty M. Phillips Foundation Grant

Grants to Greater Nashville Area, Tennessee
Nonprofits for Health, Education, and Recreation

GrantWatch ID#: 175611
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Louie M. and Betty M. Phillips Foundation

10/31/16

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Grants to Tennessee nonprofit organizations in the greater Nashville area for community programs, projects, and services. Funding is intended for a wide range of subject areas, including, but not limited to: health, human services, civic affairs, education, and the arts. Funding may be provided for the following types of requests:

Sustaining: Operating support for selected organizations contributing significantly to the Nashville area. Grants are awarded one year at a time and are subject to review on an annual basis.

Project and Program: Funding for specific projects, equipment or programs incorporating well-defined objectives and timetables and promising broad benefit. They are usually awarded for a maximum term of one year, with evaluation required at the end of the grant period.

Capital: Support for major capital projects of organizations with strong records of community service. They must provide a credible fund-raising plan, as well as demonstrate the capacity to maintain buildings and equipment once they are in place. The maximum term is usually five years.

Grants in 2015 ranged from $1,000 to $28,000.

- Sustaining Grants are awarded one year at a time and are subject to review on an annual basis.

- Project and Program Grants are usually awarded for a maximum term of one year, with evaluation required at the end of the grant period.

- Capital Grants: The maximum term is usually five years.

Grantees must be tax-exempt under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. With rare exceptions, grants are limited to organizations in the greater Nashville area.

For legal reasons, the Foundation does not support individuals or their projects, private foundations, political activities, advertising or sponsorships. As a matter of policy the Foundation does not ordinarily support:

- Projects, programs or organizations that serve a limited audience or a relatively small number of people.
- Disease-specific organizations.
- Biomedical or clinical research.
- Organizations whose principal impact is outside the Nashville area.
- Tax-supported institutions.

The Foundation does not use a standard application form. Organizations should make contact by letter. The letter should describe in no more than two pages the organization and its record of accomplishments, the objectives of the program and whom it would benefit, the amount sought from the Foundation in relation to the total need, and exactly how Foundation funds would be used. Only one copy is necessary.

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

Louie M. and Betty M. Phillips Foundation
3334 Powell Avenue
P.O. Box 40788
Nashville, TN 37204
ATTN: Louie P. Buntin

Phone: (615) 385-5949
FAX: (615) 385-2507
E-Mail: Louie@PhillipsFoundation.org

Greater Nashville Area

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