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Small Agency Sustainability Grants




SPECIAL INITIATIVES FUND
SMALL AGENCY SUSTAINABILITY GRANT GUIDELINES
For Fiscal Year 2017 Funding
 
Funding Focus
This program provides general operating support to local Jewish agencies with operating budgets of $200,000 or less. Click here to see grants from last year.
 
Funding Restrictions
None.
 
Funds Available
Grants are capped at $5,000.  If the project budget is greater than $5,000, other revenue sources must be verified.  If other revenue sources cannot be verified at disbursement time, the award may need to be renegotiated.  Grant awards will be funded in one disbursement.  

Eligibility
Any Jewish organization in Western Washington that is a 501(c)(3) public charity or is presumed to be according to IRS regulations, or has a fiscal sponsor that is a 501(c)(3) public charity, and has an operating budget of $200,000 or less.

Jewish non-profit organizations within Washington State, but outside of Western Washington, may apply as long as they can substantiate that they serve a significant population from Western Washington.
 
Organization’s Authority to Submit
Application must be signed by an authorized professional or board representative.
 
How to Apply
Please feel free to download our step by step instructions. When you are ready to apply, please sign up for an account on our home page to get started.
 
Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
 
Selection Process and Timeline:
Applications due  March 23, 2017
Written notification of grant award  Week of May 1, 2017
 
If you have any questions, please contact Lenore Costello at lenorec@jewishinseattle.org or call 206.774.2213.