Foundation / Corporation
Doris and Victor Day Foundation
Grants to Rock Island County, Illinois and Scott County, Iowa nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit Quad Cities Area residents. Funding may be requested for operating and program support as well as capital expenses for programs that focus in the areas of:
- Direct services, in the areas of health, education, youth development, community development, culture, and basic human need.
- Organizations or projects that are working to reduce poverty and injustice and promote democratic values, free expression, and human achievement.
Emergency assistance, affordable housing, child care, job training, support programs, scholarships, and education have been the focus of many grants in the past.
GrantWatch ID#: 180456
The Foundation only makes grants to charitable organizations that have been recognized by the IRS as being described in Section 501(c)(3) and 509(a)(1) or 509(a)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code.
While there is no geographical restriction on the physical location of a qualified organization, grant proposals are restricted to proposals that serve the people of Rock Island County and Scott County of the Quad Cities.
The Foundation does not award the following type of grants:
- Grants to individuals.
- Individual scholarships (undergraduate/graduate).
- Religious organizations applying for programs that are sectarian.
- Organizations that discriminate by not practicing or supporting full equality.
The deadline for applications is May 1, 2019.
The Foundation believes it should be accessible to the community and offers the services of its Program Officer and Executive Director to consult with anyone considering a grant application or in need of advice as long as the office is contacted prior to the application deadline.
About the Foundation: https://www.dayfoundation.org/the-foundation
Application documents: https://www.dayfoundation.org/grant-application-documents
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/Home/Logon?urlkey=dvday
The Doris and Victor Day Foundation
1800 Third Avenue, Suite 302
Rock Island, IL 61201
David Geenen, Executive Director
Laura Fontaine, Program Officer
USA: Illinois: Rock Island County; Iowa: Scott County