Foundation / Corporation
10/16/20 5:00 PM PST
Grants to Washington nonprofit organizations in eligible locations working to support and strengthen the organizational capacity of organizations that are led by Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) individuals. The purpose of this program is to support local BIPOC-led organizations that are impacted by systemic and institutional racism, marginalized and burdened by significant economic, educational, health, and social disparities. Eligible applicants are capacity-building intermediary organizations that provide programs that support BIPOC-led nonprofit organizations in the greater Seattle area.
Seattle Foundation is committed to nonprofit effectiveness, and the overall health of the sector. The Foundation funds local capacity building intermediary organizations and support their knowledge, connections, networks, and expertise. Through the intermediaries, the Foundation seeks to ensure that nonprofit organizations are supported in ways that enable them to more effectively meet their missions and enhance their impact. Seattle Foundation recognizes that historic and ongoing underinvestment in communities of color and other marginalized communities has contributed to current inequitable conditions.
With this Request for Proposal (RFP) Seattle Foundation is prioritizing grant investments in local capacity building intermediaries that have deep experience with providing programs that increase the effectiveness and stability of Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) led organizations. The Foundation is looking to fund programs that build and strengthen the systems, structures, cultures, skills, connections, resources, and power that organizations need to serve their communities. The Foundation seeks programs that support the growth, self-determination, and resiliency of BIPOC-led nonprofits by creating the conditions for organizations to thrive. The Foundation will make grant investments that align with its work to advance racial and economic equity and support communities that face the greatest disparities.
GrantWatch ID#: 187168
Seattle Foundation anticipates the average grant size to be $50,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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