Grants & Guidelines

Programmatic Grant

Up to $5,000

Opportunities for kids to
participate in community-based
youth athletic programs and camps
that emphasize active lifestyles,
especially programs that serve
disadvantaged and special
needs kids.


$10,000 - $75,000

New facilities improvements and/or
renovations to existing buildings,
grounds, and property.

Founder's Grant

$5,000 - $25,000

Emergency needs that
would somehow be keeping the
organization from providing current
services, such as natural disasters
or other unforeseen fiscal

Grants Application Period Review Period Grants Awarded By
Jan. 1 - Mar. 31 Apr. - May June 1
Apr. 1 - Jun. 30 Jul. - Aug. September 1
Jul. 1 - Sept. 30 Oct. - Nov. December 1
Oct. 1 - Dec. 31 Jan. - Feb. March 1

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a quarterly basis. The board of directors will meet one month after each quarter to review the qualified grant applications received during that period.

Note: All applications must be filed electronically. Applications sent via mail will not be considered.

Grant Ineligibility

This foundation will not make grants to:

Organizations not currently exempt from federal taxation under the section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Public and private schools.

State-funded organizations.

Parent teacher organizations.

Political campaigns, or attempts to influence public office.

Organizations that unlawfully discriminate as to race, religion, income, gender, disability, or national origin.

Projects or programs aimed at promoting the teachings of a particular church or religious denomination, or construction projects of churches or other religious institutions.

Fraternal, veterans or labor organizations.

Foundations affiliated with a for-profit entity.


Organizations for on-going operating support.

Startup organizations or programs.

Reduce debt.

Beauty or talent contests.


Sponsor teams, special events or fundraising activities.

Medical, scientific or academic research.

Pay for travel or trips.