The Women’s Fund of Central New York accepts grant applications from programs that foster leadership, education and economic self-sufficiency among women and girls.
Applications are accepted from any not-for-profit organization determined as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)3 of the US Internal Revenue Code (IRS) that provides services in Onondaga, Cayuga and/or Madison counties. If the IRS does not recognize your organization as a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization, you must identify a 501(c)3 sponsor that has agreed to act as your fiscal agent for the grant.
Each fall, grant applications are accepted for requests from $500 - $10,000. Typical grant awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 but may be higher. To be considered for a grant, applications must be submitted and electronically dated on or before the application deadline.
Next Deadline: Applications must be recieved electronically by November 30, 2012.
When emailing your application, please electronically attach a copy of the applicant’s or sponsoring agency’s 501(c)3 tax‐exempt certificate. Also include your current Board and/or Advisory Council list.
Submit the application electronically by November 30, 2012 to: Danielle Hurley (email@example.com), Women’s Fund of Central New York Central New York Community Foundation, Inc.
Questions may be directed to Danielle Hurley by phone (315‐422‐9538 ext. 5554) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Women's Fund of Central New York seeks to improve the lives of women and girls, serve as a voice and advocate for women and girls, educate women about philanthropy, and engage women in creating change through collective and targeted giving.
The Women’s Fund of Central New York supports, empowers and recognizes the advancement and full participation of women and girls in Central New York through an endowment fund, grants and initiatives.