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Tahoe Women's Community Fund (TWCF) Grant

Grants to California and Nevada Nonprofits in the Lake Tahoe South
Shore Area for Arts, Education, Mental Health, Basic Needs, and Youth

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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El Dorado Community Foundation - Tahoe Women's Community Fund (TWCF)

Deadline Date:

02/26/19 5:00 PM PST

Description:

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Grants of up to $4,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to California and Nevada nonprofit organizations in the South Shore of Lake Tahoe for programs addressing vital community needs. Funding is intended for the areas of education, literacy, arts and culture, children and youth, basic needs, poverty, housing, mental health, and wellness.

Organizations may apply to one of the following Areas of Need:

1. Focus Grants:

- Poverty, Housing or Basic Needs
- Mental Health and Wellness

2. Impact Grants:

- Children and Youth
- Education and Literacy
- Community, Arts or Culture

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 185263

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$84,000

Number of Grants:

Up to 16 grants total (up to 10 Focus Grants and up to 6 Impact Grants)

Estimated Size of Grant:

1. Focus Grants of up to $10,000 each:

- Poverty, Housing or Basic Needs
- Mental Health and Wellness

2. Impact Grants of up to $4,000 each:

- Children and Youth
- Education and Literacy
- Community, Arts or Culture

- Estimated Total Focus Grants: $60,000 ($40,000 for Poverty, Housing, or Basic Needs; and $20,000 for Mental Health and Wellness)
- Estimated Total Impact Grants: $24,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Any non-profit organization that serves the South Shore of Lake Tahoe is welcome to apply.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due by 5 PM PST on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019.

Dates:

- February 26: All grant applications due
- March 4: Grant Committee narrows RFPs down
- March 13: TWCF Cabinet confirms Grant Committee Recommendations
- March 20-26: TWCF members vote for grants
- TBD: Spring Grant Award Dinner
- July 1, 2019: Award
- December 31st: Deadline to join for the 2020 Grant Cycle

Each organization may submit only one application.

Organizations that received a grant in 2018 from TWCF are ineligible to apply.

For application FAQs, please click on the ? in the upper right area of the application.

About the Fund: http://www.tahoewomenscommunityfund.org/about.html

Contact Information:

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

To apply online: https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/50940-Tahoe-Womens-Community-Fund

For questions, email:

Kathy Haven and Sara Pierce, Grants Committee Co-Chairs
tahoewomensfund@gmail.com

Tahoe Women's Community Fund
P.O. Box 18069
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96151
hello@tahoewomenscommunityfund.org

Grant Coverage Areas:

South Shore of Lake Tahoe

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: California;   Nevada