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M.B. and Edna Zale Foundation Grant

Grants to Texas, New York, and Florida, and Nonprofits for
Children, Health, Education, and the Jewish Community

GrantWatch ID#: 176647
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

M.B. and Edna Zale Foundation

01/20/17 5:00 PM CST Receipt

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Grants to Texas, New York, and Florida nonprofit organizations to benefit eligible communities in the areas of health, education, community services, and Jewish heritage. Awards are primarily made to organizations in the communities of Dallas County, Texas; Palm Beach County, Florida; and New York City, which includes portions of Westchester and Nassau Counties and the North Shore of Long Island.

Program Areas:

1) Community Services - Programs that serve the poor and disenfranchised, especially those programs that:

-Strengthen families
-Develop children
-Address the senior population
-Train people in job skills
-Provide health services

2) Health - Programs that address the prevention and treatment of illness and disease

3) Education - Programs that assist the financially disadvantaged with:

-Equality of access
-Early intervention
-Academic assistance and enrichment

4) Jewish Heritage - Programs that address:

-Identity and heritage
-Human services

Priority is given to programs and organizations that:

-Promote organization or personal self-sufficiency.
-Are innovative approaches to solving social problems.
-Articulate clear outcomes and are accountable for them.
-Can be replicated or scaled for larger impact.

The Foundation encourages:

-Requests for programs and projects, rather than ongoing operating support.
-Programs that include an element of collaboration or the possibility of using other community support.


-Generally, the Foundation does not make grants to construct churches, temples or synagogues; to underwrite fundraising events, professional conferences, symposia, performances or competition expenses; or toward general sustentation drives.

-Grants generally are not made to establish or to add to endowments.

-Grant funds are not available to support deficit financing or to repay debts.

-Grants are not made to individuals.

The Foundation does not ordinarily provide:
-Major support for the arts.
-Grants to individuals.
-Scholarships and fellowships to individuals (except through colleges and universities).

To apply send a one-to-two page letter (email preferred) that:

-Briefly describes the program or project, its objectives and expected measurable results. (See FAQs for additional guidance)

-States the dollar amount requested.

-Briefly describes the strengths the organization brings to the program.

-Includes proof of 501(c)(3) status.

Letters of Inquiry must be received by the close of business (5:00 PM CST) on January 20, 2017 for consideration at the Spring 2017 Board Meeting.

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

M.B. & Edna Zale Foundation
6360 LBJ Freeway, Suite 205
Dallas, Texas 75240

Nonprofits in the following communities may apply: Texas: Dallas County; Florida: Palm Beach County; New York: New York City including parts of Westchester and Nassau Counties and the North Shore of Long Island

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USA: Florida;   New York City;   New York;   Texas

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