Central Alabama Community Foundation (CACF) Grant - Cycle 2: Cultural and Community Enhancement

Grants to Central Alabama Nonprofits for Housing, Arts,
Community Building, and Social Services Programs

GrantWatch ID#: 178613
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Central Alabama Community Foundation (CACF)


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Grants starting at $5,000 to Alabama nonprofit organizations in Montgomery, Lowndes, and Macon Counties for programs in the areas of community building, shelter, the arts, and social services. Organizations may also apply for technical assistance grants of up to $2,500 to improve capacity and strategic planning.

Technical Assistance Grants provide assistance with organizational and board infrastructure, fund development, and marketing and public relations.

Examples of nonprofits that should apply:

- Organizations that work to mentor youth or provide youth development services
- Agencies that provide home repairs and shelter for those in need
- Groups focused on arts education and theatre
- Nonprofits that provide social services such as support for teenage mothers (and their babies) and life skills for youth that “age out” of the foster system

Community Trust Grant minimum award amount will be $5,000.
Technical assistance grants: up to $2,500

Organizations will need to provide a copy of their IRS Letter of Determination for 501(c)3 status.

CACF or its affiliates do NOT fund:
-Annual fundraising drives, events or marketing campaigns
-Religious purposes (although educational and social service programs offered by faith-based organizations are supported)
-Partisan political advocacy
-Regular operating support or capital projects
-Sponsorship of fundraising events.

Opens: July 3, 2017
Closes: August 11, 2017
Social Services, Shelter awards: December 2017
Community Building, Arts awards: February 2018

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

Apply online:

Jackie G. Johnson, Vice President, Community Services
(334) 264-6223

Central Alabama Community Foundation
35 South Court Street, Second Floor
Montgomery, Alabama 36104

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USA: Alabama: Montgomery, Lowndes, and Macon Counties

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