Foundation / Corporation
Jerry C. Dearing Family Foundation (JCDDF)
Grant to a California nonprofit to support efforts in the areas of conservation of land and ocean-based wildlife habitats and ecosystems of the state. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may also be used for clean-up efforts or the care of pets and wildlife during natural disasters.
The Jerry C. Dearing Family Foundation (JCDFF), a Houston, Texas-based family foundation established in 2009, is looking to give up to a one-time $250,000 grant to a California-based nonprofit actively engaged in the conservation of ocean and land-based wildlife habitats, which can also include clean-up efforts.
In addition, this RFP is also open to nonprofits serving animals (pets) and wildlife during natural disasters: hurricanes, wildfires, floods, mudslides, etc. This can include: evacuation efforts, search and rescue teams and other emergency services.
This is only a small list of examples and other environmental causes will be reviewed as well, as long as they support the wildlife and ecosystem of California.
GrantWatch ID#: 184423
The Foundation is looking to give one grant to a California-based nonprofit. JCDFF has the right to split this grant between grantees.
The amount requested can be up to $250,000.
Eligible applicants include California-based nonprofits actively engaged in the conservation of ocean and land-based wildlife habitats.
This RFP is also open to nonprofits serving animals (pets) and wildlife during natural disasters: hurricanes, wildfires, floods, mudslides, etc. This can include: evacuation efforts, search and rescue teams and other emergency services.
Organizations who are considered specialists in these tasks should apply – i.e. not an animal shelter that will occasionally help if needed should an emergency arise.
Grant applications are due November 1, 2018. Please email Kate Dearing Fowler to inform JCDFF of your intent to apply before the due date.
If selected as a finalist, you must be able to perform a site visit for JCDFF board members in late November 2018. Grant will be distributed by December 31, 2018.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Complete the online application on the URL for Full Text link below.
Kate Dearing Fowler, Executive Director