Empowerment Grants

This grantmaking initiative supports public charities that are ready to take their work to the next level. These are one year grants that may range between $50,000 to $100,000.

The grant initiative may support projects such as the following:

  • Launching a new initiative
  • Develop tools to maximize the reimbursement of federal and/or state funds (e.g. Medicare and/or Medicaid funds) for program services
  • Improve capacity building efforts, including capital projects
  • Improve organization’s evaluation capacity
  • Expanding or sustaining a successful current initiative or program
  • Starting or strengthening community collaborations
  • Collaborative planning with other agencies and community members

Key Dates and Deadlines

RFP Release Date May 2018