Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO)
10/19/18 11:59 PM
Grants of up to $15,000 to Missouri nonprofit organizations, government agencies, school districts, and faith-based organizations to promote inclusion, equity, and diversity in the City of Springfield and Greene County. Priority will be given to organizations that work to build partnerships with others within the community.
Ideal candidates for the Springfield-Greene County Diversity and Inclusion Grant Program will work to bring awareness of issues of diversity and inclusion to public light while impacting and improving the quality of life for individuals that are under-served and underrepresented. Additionally, ideal candidates will positively impact individuals within under-served and underrepresented populations while also improving community awareness about issues of diversity and inclusion.
GrantWatch ID#: 184078
Awards are capped at $15,000.
Lead applicant agencies must be nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations, government entities, school districts, or tax exempt faith based organizations.
In awarding grants, the CFO will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status. As part of the grant process, all grantees will be required to affirm that, in providing services funded in whole or in part by a CFO grant, the grantee will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status either in its employment practices or in its policies and procedures concerning access to services.
This program does not involve a matching component from the CFO; however other matching, leverage, and in-kind opportunities are encouraged and may be outlined in this grant application in the budget portion.
Potential candidates are encouraged to contact Bridget Dierks, Vice President of Programs with questions regarding this new grant program at the Community Foundation of the Ozarks.
Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on October 19, 2018.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Review full guidelines and apply online here:
Bridget Dierks, Vice President of Programs
USA: Missouri: Springfield and Greene County