Foundation / Corporation
The Clowes Fund
Grants of up to $50,000 to Indiana, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine nonprofit organizations for projects in education, arts, and social services. A statement of intent is required prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support organizations and programs that focus primarily on socioeconomically disadvantaged individuals, such as youth, refugees, immigrants, and workforce development projects.
The Clowes Fund seeks to enhance the common good by encouraging organizations and projects that help to build a just and equitable society, create opportunities for initiative, foster creativity and the growth of knowledge, and promote appreciation of the natural environment. The Fund pursues these goals by awarding grants in the areas of arts, education and social services, and also recognizes the special value of efforts that create links among these areas.
The Fund has a special interest in supporting projects that strengthen the communities in which Clowes family members and the foundation’s directors live and work.
Regions: The Fund concentrates its support in Indianapolis, Indiana and New England, and priority interests vary in each region.
Interests: The Fund supports organizations and programs that focus primarily on socioeconomically disadvantaged individuals through the arts, education and certain social service, defined as follows:
GrantWatch ID#: 176376
The Fund generally offers grant awards up to $50,000.
Multi-year grants are available.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Staff can be reached at 317-833-0144 or 800-943-7209 or email@example.com.
Elizabeth A. Casselman, Executive Director (Assistant Secretary), Indiana
Traycee Lane, Program Associate, Indiana
Megan Reilly, Program Director, Massachusetts
The Clowes Fund
The Chamber of Commerce Building
320 North Meridian Street, Suite 316
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1722
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