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Grants available for 501(c)(3) non-profits serving Belle Haven and East Palo Alto
The application deadline has passed. Please check back for information regarding future funding.
What: $3,000-$5,000 grants are available for non-profit programs serving Belle Haven and East Palo Alto.
- 501(c)(3) non-profits with a history of proven success in providing
services to the Belle Haven community.
501(c)(3) non-profits in East Palo Alto that are programs providing
youth access, training in computer technology and social media;
programs that offer weekend activities to youth ages 13-18 for new
life experiences to ignite an interest in learning; and programs that
provide support to college bound high school seniors.
All organizations that meet these criteria are welcome to apply in 2013, regardless of past funding through the Facebook Local Community Fund.
Note: An organization may apply for one grant each cycle. For example, please do not apply for a grant in Belle Haven and another one in East Palo Alto.
How: Application should contain the following and not exceed three pages in length:
Notation on top that the request is for the Facebook Local
- 501(c)(3) Tax ID Number
- Community Served (East Palo Alto, Belle Haven or both)
- Program description
- Goals and proposed outcomes for the grant
- Organization budget
- If the Facebook Local Community Fund has funded your organization in the past, you must also provide an overview of the results of the grant in less than 500 words.
Deadline: Submit your application by May 1, 2013 via email to Philanthropic Ventures Foundation at email@example.com. Applications will be reviewed by the Facebook Local Community Fund Board of Directors. Grantees will be notified by June 1, 2013. Grants will be distributed annually.
*Please note public agencies and schools are not eligible to apply. Non-profit organizations providing services on a school campus are eligible.*