Open Meadows Foundation: Promoting Gender, Racial and Economic Justice in United States

Deadline: 15 February 2018

The Open Meadows Foundation, grant-making organization is seeking projects that promote gender/racial/economic justice. The projects must be led by and benefit women and girls.

Open Meadows Foundation funds projects that do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, sexual identity and expression, age or ability.

Grant Information

Grants of up to $2000 will be awarded for projects that:

  • Are designed and implemented by women and girls
  • Reflect the diversity of the community served by the project in both its leadership and organization
  • Promote building community power
  • Have limited financial access

Eligibility Criteria

  • Small and start-up organizations are given priority.
  • Organizations interested in applying must have tax exempt status or a fiscal sponsor that is tax exempt under 501C3 of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC).
  • Applicants must submit their application, 501C3 tax letter, budget and any other supporting materials for their proposal. If the IRS tax-exempt letter from the organization (or fiscal agent) and/or any other part of the checklist is not included, the proposal will be considered as incomplete and cannot be forwarded to the reviewers.
  • Open Meadows only accepts one proposal from an organization at a cycle. If the request is for more than one project, neither project will be considered.
  • The Foundation do not fund:
    • individuals
    • public or private educational institutions
    • local, state, and national governmental agencies
    • for-profit businesses

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit the proposals via email at the given website.

Eligible Country: United States

For more information, please visit Open Meadows Foundation.

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