Foundation / Corporation
Martha's Vineyard Community Foundation
Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and local government agencies in eligible locations to benefit the community. Past grants have supported activities in the areas of health, arts, community, and environment. Eligible programs serve Martha’s Vineyard. Off-Island organizations may submit proposals if the services provided take place on the Island, are for the benefit of the people of Martha’s Vineyard and have a clear linkage to improving this community’s quality of life.
Through Community Grants and Impact Grants, the Martha's Vineyard Community Foundation is proud to help the Island community meet long-standing needs and create systemic change
Grantmaking at the Community Foundation is a thoughtful process. It involves carefully assessing community needs, understanding existing programs, identifying gaps in service, and evaluating nonprofit management to provide the most effect supportive for local nonprofit organizations.
GrantWatch ID#: 205257
In general, Community Grants range in size from $1,000 to $10,000 and Impact Grants from $10,000 to $25,000.
In the case of programs, grants will be considered for periods of time lasting up to one year. In the case of equipment or projects, it is expected the funds will be used within a year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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USA: Massachusetts: Martha's Vineyard
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