Foundation / Corporation
08/06/18 5:00 PM
Grants of $10,000 and one grant of $15,000 to Maryland and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to address the welfare and education of at-risk children and youth. Consideration will be given to proposals from local organizations focusing on clothing, shelter, nutrition support, and education (i.e. teaching math, reading, life skills, and mentoring) to at-risk youth residing in the metro Baltimore and Washington, DC areas.
Grants will be awarded to community organizations that already have manpower in place but lack the financial support to implement their specific local projects.
Baker Donelson will fund specific programs, rather than general operating expenses. The Firm will give priority to ambitious community organizations that already have manpower in place but lack the financial support to implement their specific local project. Examples of eligible projects include, but are not limited to: reading and literacy programs, after-school programs, mentoring programs, and parent-child education programs.
GrantWatch ID#: 181536
This program will award two $10,000 grants and one $15,000 special grant.
Two $10,000 grants and one $15,000 special grant will be awarded.
As part of the award of the $15,000 special grant, the selected grant recipient will receive a Volunteer Supplement. This organization will receive a volunteer component to which approximately 20 of the Firm’s employees can volunteer their time.
All organizations applying for assistance must be classified by the Internal Revenue Service as 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organizations.
Churches, synagogues, parochial and public schools also may apply if their "umbrella" organizations have tax-exempt status.
The following groups are not eligible for grant consideration: Individuals, government agencies and religious organizations requesting funds for sectarian activities.
The following activities are not eligible for grant consideration: deficit spending, start-up funding, capital campaigns, fund raising, galas, advertising, political campaigns and sporting events/tournaments, and scholarships.
The deadline to apply is 5:00 PM Monday, August 6, 2018.
Winners will be announced at an awards breakfast in late October or November.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
100 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Metro Baltimore and Washington, DC areas
USA: Maryland; Washington, DC