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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives to
Benefit the Japanese American Community

2022 Spring Grants

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

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JA Community Foundation (JACF)

LOI Date:

01/20/22

Deadline Date:

02/20/22

Description:

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Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives to benefit the Japanese American community. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support new projects or to enhance existing programs.

Priority is given to programs and projects that focus on senior health and services, with second priority to history, arts and culture, and third priority to youth.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 200567

Estimated Size of Grant:

JA Community Foundation grant sizes range from $2,500 to $50,000.

Term of Contract:

Organizations may apply for one-time or multi-year grants. For one-time grants, grantees may reapply for a new project if demonstrative goals were achieved. Multi-year grants are contingent on submitted project budgets and determined on a case-by-case basis.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

All grantees are required to be registered 501c3 organizations. The Foundation accepts applications from all 50 states in the United States.

Please note that organizations with open grants are not eligible to submit a Letter of Inquiry until their current grant is closed.

Restrictions - The Foundation does not fund:
- Individuals
- Political parties, candidates, or partisan political organizations
- An organization’s endowment
- Labor organizations, fraternal organizations, athletic clubs, or social clubs
- K-12 schools, school districts, or school foundations
- Scholarships
- Sectarian or denominational religious organizations, except where the organization demonstrates that their programs are broadly promoted, available to anyone, and free of religious orientation
- Sports leagues or teams

Grants cannot be used for ongoing operating costs.

Pre-Application Information:

The grant application process has two stages. You must first submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) and then, if invited, submit a full proposal.

Submit a Letter of Inquiry: January 1 to January 20, 2022

Submit a Full Proposal: February 1 to February 20, 2022

How to Apply: https://jagives.org/apply/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit an LOI Online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=jacf

JA Community Foundation
180 Grand Avenue, Suite 1530
Oakland, CA 94612

Contact Page: https://jagives.org/contact/
(510) 556-1228

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