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Hesed Foundation Grant

Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and
California Nonprofits to Enhance the Welfare of Residents

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Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to enhance the welfare of residents. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of health, education, youth, and community building. Priority will be given to underrepresented populations and communities. In addition, a percentage of the annual giving is reserved for discretionary projects of interest to the board. Nonprofits in California should be located in selected communities in the northern region of the state.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 187065

Estimated Size of Grant:

For reference purposes, in 2019 grants ranged from $250 to $10,000; the average grant was $4,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Required Attachments:
- Copy of IRS status determination letter indicating 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.
- Copy of employment non-discrimination policy. If your organization does not have any employees or a formal policy, an affirmation of support of non-discrimination policies is acceptable. This can take the form of a letter of affirmation signed and dated by a director of the organization. Hesed Foundation supports a broad definition of non-discrimination inclusive of federally protected classes as well as sexual orientation and gender identity.

The Hesed Foundation does not fund individuals or political organizations.

Pre-Application Information:

Funding proposals must be received before September 30 to be considered for the annual funding cycle.

Selected organizations will receive a letter of notification and a check by the end of the year.

Application Process:

Contact Information:

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

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Geographic Focus:

USA: California: Selected communities in Northern California;   Massachusetts;   New Hampshire;   New York City;   New York

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