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Opportunity Grant

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits for
Short-Term and Small Financial Needs

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Junior League of Washington (JLW)

Deadline Date:

04/06/18 8:00 PM ET


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Grants of up to $1,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for unexpected needs that are short-term or on a smaller financial scale. Funding is intended to support organizations fulfill their respective operations or missions. Past funding has been given to faith-based organizations, shelters, animal organizations, children's theaters, and youth organizations.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179944

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $1,000

Term of Contract:

Please note all funds must be spent within 90 days of the contract award date.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations that have received more than $20,000 from JLW in either the current fiscal year (June 1, 2017 – May 31, 2018) or the previous fiscal year (June 1, 2016 – May 31, 2017) are not eligible for Opportunity Grants at this time.

Opportunity Grants are awarded to nonprofit organizations.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications for each round must be submitted by 8 p.m. ET on the following dates: September 22, 2017; January 19, 2018; and April 6, 2018.

Successful applicants will be notified of their award within six weeks.

Contact Information:

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

Online application:

Junior League of Washington
3039 M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20007

P: 202.337.2001
F: 202.342.3148

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Washington, DC