Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Katherine R. Smith Funds for Youth

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits to Assist Youth in Lucas and Wood
Counties Who Have Been Abused or Have Developmental Disabilities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Toledo Community Foundation (TCF) - Waterville Community Foundation

Deadline Date:

01/31/18 11:59 PM


Request a Grant Writer

Grants starting at $3,000 to Ohio nonprofits to assist the youth of Lucas or Wood Counties, with preference to programs improving the lives of youth in Waterville and the Anthony Wayne Local School District. Funding is intended to support programming that enhances the lives of young people up to age 18, with an emphasis on serving children with developmental disabilities or those who have been abused.

In addition to operating expenses for existing programs, applicants may seek support for expenditures associated with the establishment of new programs. Funds should not be depended upon as an annual source of support.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 182625

Estimated Total Program Funding:


Estimated Size of Grant:

The foundation will only consider requests that exceed $3,000.

Term of Contract:

Grant requests are generally funded for one year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Proposals will only be considered from nonprofit, charitable organizations which have been designated as having tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code. Applicant organizations must be located in or providing services for residents of Lucas or Wood County, with preference given to those that serve residents of Waterville and the Anthony Wayne Local School District.

Requests for funds to produce films, videos or television programs will be considered a lower priority.

Pre-Application Information:

The annual deadline for proposals is January 31, 2018. Proposals must be received by 11:59 p.m. of the application deadline in order to be considered for funding.

Completed grant applications are carefully reviewed by both the Waterville Community Foundation and Toledo Community Foundation’s professional staff and Boards of Trustees. Applicant organizations will be notified of the status of their request in March or April.

Expenses incurred by an applicant organization prior to award notification cannot be covered by Foundation funds.

All prospective applicants are encouraged to contact the Program Officer to discuss the proposal prior to application submission. While the Foundation cannot review draft proposals, they are happy to answer questions about the application process and provide general guidance on types of requests that each funding opportunity will consider.

Contact Information:

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

For online application:

Toledo Community Foundation, Inc.
300 Madison Avenue, Suite 1300
Toledo, Ohio 43604

Patrick Johnston, Program Officer

General requests can be addressed to Anneliese Grytafey, Vice President, Strategic Initiatives & Grantmaking:

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Ohio: Lucas and Wood Counties