Oceanside Charitable Foundation (OCF) Grant

Grants to Oceanside, California Nonprofits and
Agencies to Improve the Lives of At-Risk Youth

GrantWatch ID#: 177093
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

The San Diego Foundation - Oceanside Charitable Foundation (OCF)

01/09/17 5:00 PM PST

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Grants of $5,000, $10,000, $15,000, $20,000, and $25,000 to Oceanside, California nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs serving at-risk youth (up to age 25). Strong applications will address clearly identified root causes and provide effective programs to effect change.

Projects must strengthen at least one of the following elements:
-The Foundation encourages projects that demonstrate collaborative efforts;
-Project must have prospects for long-term sustainability (future funding, viability, etc.);
-Have a sustainable impact, offering measurable/scalable outcomes and ongoing verifiable benefit(s) to the community or the population served;
-Be innovative or encourage innovation;
-Have competent, experienced, and credible organizational leadership in place;
-Be culturally appropriate and sensitive;
-Initiate or fosters collaboration with other community organizations.

The OCF will provide grants at the following levels: $5,000, $10,000, $15,000, $20,000 or $25,000.

Grants are made for one year. This grant cycle is July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018.

Grants must be administered by a 501(c)3 Public Charity, or an organization that is fiscally sponsored by a 501(c)3, a school, or other government agency.

The Foundation does not make grants to supporting organizations or private, non-operating foundations.

If organization is using a fiscal sponsor, a cooperative relationship between the two must be clearly demonstrated

Not Funded:
-Ongoing salaries and benefits
-Capital projects or annual campaigns
-Existing obligations/debt
-Projects that promote religious or political doctrine

-January 9, 2017: Grant applications due by no later than 5:00 PM PST
-February through March 2017: Site visits conducted with all finalists
-May 2017: Selection of award recipients
-June 2017: Award Celebration
-July 1, 2017: Program funding start date

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

Apply Online:

For program questions:

Kristine Breese

For technical questions regarding the online application:

Kerri Favela

The San Diego Foundation
2508 Historic Decatur Rd., Ste. 200
San Diego, CA 92106

Projects must serve youth in Oceanside.

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USA: California

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