Subject: Child/Youth Health, Child/Youth Welfare, Youth Development, Education, Arts, Culture, Community, Family
Deadline: May 1, 2019
“The Southern California Program seeks to promote the education and healthy development of children and youth, strengthen families and enhance the lives of people in the greater Los Angeles area through its support of organizations that provide arts and cultural enrichment, civic and community services, early childhood and pre-collegiate education, and health care. Projects that address compelling issues and have the potential to have significant impact on the target population, organization, region and/or field are encouraged. A special emphasis is placed on projects that focus on children and youth from low-income families and special needs populations. Collaborative initiatives as well as projects arising from the vision of one organization’s strong leadership are supported. Nonprofit organizations, including colleges and universities, pursuing relevant projects in Los Angeles County are eligible to apply.”
Funder: The W.M. Keck Foundation
Eligibility: “Organizations must be:
- Exempt from federal taxation as defined by Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and be designated as: (1) a public charity (and not a private foundation) as defined by Section 509(a)(1) or 509(a)(2) or 170(b)(1)(A)(I-VI) of the Internal Revenue Code; or (2) an exempt operating foundation as defined by Section 4940(d)(2). (3) No grants will be made to private foundations (other than exempt operating foundations) or 509(a)(3) organizations.
- If the institution is located in the State of California, the organization must also be exempt from California State Franchise or Income Tax under Section 23701(d) of the Revenue and Taxation Code.”
Amount: $100,000 – $1,000,000