Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Vernon L. Odom Fund

Grants to Greater Akron, Ohio Nonprofits to Improve
Life and Promote Unity in Ethnically Diverse Communities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Akron Community Foundation - Vernon L. Odom Fund

Deadline Date:



Request a Grant Writer

Grants to Greater Akron, Ohio nonprofits for creative initiatives that promote racial and ethnic cooperation among residents of minority communities in the area. Previous grants have been used to improve the quality of life and the mental and physical well-being of local residents, including immigrants and African-American youth.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 177578

Term of Contract:

Funds must be expended within two years of grant award.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Local nonprofit organizations may apply.

Pre-Application Information:

Grants applications are open online November 15 and are due by December 15.

Grant distributions are generally made 6-8 weeks after the proposal due date.

If you wish to apply or for more information, contact John Garofalo,.

Application Process:

For more information on the grant program:

Further information about the Fund:

Preview the application questions:

Contact Information:

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

Apply online:

John Garofalo, Vice President, Community Investment

Kim Nott, Grants Administrator

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Ohio: Greater Akron