Foundation / Corporation
Akron Community Foundation - Vernon L. Odom Fund
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#: 177578
Funds must be expended within two years of grant award.
Local nonprofit organizations may apply.
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: https://www.akroncf.org/Nonprofits/CompetitiveGrants/ApplyforaGrant.aspx
For more information on the grant program: https://www.akroncf.org/Nonprofits/CompetitiveGrants/IssueSpecificGrants.aspx#61555-vernon-l-odom-fund
Further information about the Fund: https://www.akroncf.org/Initiatives/VernonLOdomFund.aspx
Preview the application questions: https://www.akroncf.org/Nonprofits/CompetitiveGrants/IssueSpecificGrants/OdomFundGrantApplicationQuestions.aspx
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Common/LogOn.aspx?eqs=oVBumf2XVy-gOr9hnAjNDfsTLe4sBScl4E2vZDrRANM1
John Garofalo, Vice President, Community Investment
Kim Nott, Grants Administrator
USA: Ohio: Greater Akron