April 29, 2016
The Green Foundation’s resources are primarily focused on three specific areas – the arts, education, and human services – with a secondary focus on special projects. The Foundation is focused on charitable organizations operating in the following areas in California: Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, and Ventura County. The Foundation accepts letters of inquiry at all times. For more information, click here.
The Karma Foundation was established in 1996 to provide grants in support of organizations engaged in activities and programs in the areas of arts and culture, autism, education and literacy, health and human services and, development and enrichment of Jewish life. Grants are made to local, national and international organizations. Grants to local organizations are limited to parts of New Jersey. New Jersey grants are restricted to Middlesex, Union, and Mercer Counties. Organizations based in New Jersey with regional or statewide scope will also be considered. Applications are accepted year-round. For more information, click here.
The Lily Auchincloss Foundation is a private grantmaking foundation dedicated to the enhancement of the quality of life in New York City. The foundation supports art, preservation, and community programs which serve to enrich the lives of the people of New York City. The Foundation funds only 501(c)3 organizations located within the five boroughs of New York City. Applications are accepted online, and the annual deadlines are March 15, Aug. 15, and Dec. 15. For more information, click here.
The McGregor Fund makes grants to relieve misfortune and promote well-being in the following program areas: human services, education, health care, arts and culture, and public benefit. The area of principal interest to the McGregors was metropolitan Detroit, and the tri-county area remains the primary focus of the Fund. Grant applications are accepted throughout the year, and applicants can generally expect a decision in three months. For more information, click here.
The Pacific Life Foundation provides grants to nonprofit organizations in the Foundation’s focus areas of healthy oceans, safety net organizations, and marine mammals. The Foundation primarily funds organizations in the greater Orange County area in California. Some grants are awarded in the greater Omaha region in Nebraska. Applications for the 2017 grant year will be accepted July 15 through Aug. 15, 2016. For more information, click here.