Monroe County - Maxine Sprague Lahti Foundation for the Performing Arts Grant

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits to Support the
Performing Amateur Arts in Monroe County

GrantWatch ID#: 181695
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

PNC Charitable Trusts - Michigan


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Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations to support the amateur performing arts. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Grants are made in the following areas: City of Monroe or Monroe Township, Raisinville Township, and Frenchtown Township.

Grantmaking priorities include:

- Organizations that are direct providers of services, with projects and programs that meet the donors' intent
- Programs in communities where donors lived and/or engaged in their grantmaking activities
- Applicant demonstrates a capacity to meet the stated objectives of the request; and those objectives are clearly articulated and measurable
- The critical nature of the need being addressed by the proposed program
- Organizations with strong leadership, diversified income streams, and long-term sustainability that have demonstrated efficiencies in delivering their services

Multi-year commitments are not made.

Eligible organizations are exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Qualified organizations must have been organized for at least one year prior to applying and have produced at least one public performance in the year prior to application.

Grants are not generally provided for the following:
- General operating costs
- Event, conference or seminar sponsorships or entry fees
- Pilot or new programming
- Multi-year commitments
- For-profit organizations
- Individuals or private foundations
- Fraternal, political, advocacy or labor organizations
- Organizations that discriminate based on race, color, creed, gender, or national origin

All applications should be submitted on or before October 1. Organizations may apply annually.

Prior to submitting an application, please contact program staff using the contact information below.

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

To apply, first take the eligibility quiz:

Amanda Creps
(412) 762-0873

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USA: Michigan: Monroe County, including the City of Monroe or Monroe Township, Raisinville Township, and Frenchtown Township

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