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Build-A-Bear Foundation Grant

Grants to USA, Canada, and United Kingdom Nonprofits to Support
Children in Crisis and Companion Animal Services

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Build-A-Bear Foundation

Deadline Date:

03/31/18

Description:

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Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and United Kingdom nonprofits in the Foundation's service area for programs that will benefit children in difficult circumstances, such as those suffering from illness, loss of a family member, homelessness, and natural disasters. Grants may also support companion animal services.

Foundation grants support programs that focus on:

- Children facing and undergoing treatment for life-threatening or chronic illness
- Children impacted by natural disasters
- Children who have been removed from their homes
- Children in foster care
- Homeless children
- Youth services for underprivileged children
- Children who have lost a family member (parent or sibling)
- Companion animal services

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180096

Estimated Size of Grant:

Issued grants will be not more than $25,000 and not less than $5,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Recipient organization must be a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization as defined by IRS Code 501(c)(3) or a registered charity in Canada and the United Kingdom.

If an organization receives a grant, they are not eligible to receive another grant for one calendar year.

Recipient organization must serve an area within 50 miles of a Build-A-Bear Workshop store. See the link in Grant Coverage Areas below to look up a location.

Eligible states include Alabama; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; USA Territory of Puerto Rico

Canada: Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Saskatchewan

Pre-Application Information:

All grant requests must be submitted online between January 1 and March 31, 2018.

Grants will be issued no later than August 31st of each calendar year to allow time for appropriate review and vetting.

Please note, no applications will be accepted before or after this timeframe, but you may apply during the grant request period the following year.

FAQs:
https://www.buildabear.com/brand-about-giving-faq.html

Contact Information:

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

Apply online:
http://www.cybergrants.com/pls/cybergrants/quiz.display_question?x_gm_id=2873&x_quiz_id=7676&x_order_by=1

Build-A-Bear Workshop
1954 Innerbelt Business Center Drive
Saint Louis, MO 63114

Toll Free: 1-877-789-BEAR

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin

USA Territories: Puerto Rico (USA)

Canada: Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   Nova Scotia   Ontario   Saskatchewan

International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.