Foundation / Corporation
Albert and Elaine Borchard Foundation
Grants to Los Angeles County, California nonprofits to support programs in the areas of health and medicine, education, the arts, development and mentoring of youth (under 21 years old), and environmental awareness activities. A letter of intent is due February 1.
More details on the program areas are as follows:
Youth development grants are given to organizations that provide services to youth (under 21 years) with a focus on education, mentoring programs, and after-school programs for at-risk, disabled or under-served youth populations.
Health and Medicine
Health and human services grants are given to organizations that provide comprehensive health care services. Through its investments to grantees, the Foundation seeks to improve the health and healthcare of all who may directly benefit from funded services.
Grants for education are given to organizations that provide educational programs, scholarships, internships, and fellowships. Grants are given to organizations that provide K-12, undergraduate, and graduate educational services.
Arts grants are commonly given to organizations that provide programs related to music, art, creative writing, and dance programs.
Environmental grants target environmental awareness activities and programs to improve the environment.
GrantWatch ID#: 181897
The Foundation funds grants only to Internal Revenue Code section 501 (c)(3) organizations that are not private foundations. Grants are not made to individuals and are not generally awarded for annual fund drives, building campaigns, or major equipment.
Activities that exclusively benefit the members of sectarian or religious organizations are not considered.
A letter of inquiry must precede a formal grant proposal. The purpose of the letter of inquiry is to determine if an organization and its proposal fit within the Foundation's eligibility guidelines before the organization expends resources to put together a full proposal.
Submit letters of inquiry online prior to one of two deadline dates for consideration: February 1 or August 1.
Foundation staff will review letters of inquiry and notify prospective applicants of the results. Those encouraged to submit proposals will receive further guidance at that time. Invited grant proposals will be due April 1 and October 1.
If your grant is approved, you will receive funding within 2-4 weeks after approval by the Board of Directors of the Foundation.
More about the funding areas: https://borchardfoundation.org/how-to-apply-for-a-grant/funding-guidelines
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit a letter of inquiry: https://borchardfoundation.org/how-to-apply-for-a-grant/online-letter-of-inquiry
USA: California: Los Angeles County