Florida Grants and Foundations

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Denise Elizabeth
Denise Elizabeth
Senior Financial Editor & Writer

Date Published: February 23, 2021

1st and 10 Foundation - WV, TN, FL

Chad and Robin Pennington created the 1st and 10 Foundation in 2003 with the mission to build stronger communities by funding programs and institutions that seek to improve quality of life throughout West Virginia, Tennessee and South Florida. Requests for grants are accepted from charitable non–profit agencies and organizations actively working to fulfill the Foundation’s goal of building stronger communities. All grant requests are given caref…

A.D. Henderson Foundation

The Mission of the A.D. Henderson Foundation is to provide an opportunity for all children to succeed, with a special interest in promoting literacy for children and families. We also seek to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the nonprofit sector to serve the interests of our communities. The Foundation limits its grant–making to Broward County in Florida and the State of Vermont.

Able Trust

The Able Trust, also known as the Florida Governor’s Alliance for the Employment of Citizens with Disabilities, is a 501(c)(3) public–private partnership foundation established by the Florida Legislature in 1990.

Agua Fund - Environment - Wash DC, FL, Shenandoah Valley

The Agua Fund, established in November 2002, is a family foundation based in Washington, DC. The mission of the Fund is to improve the quality of life through support of work to protect the natural environment and to help the poor, disadvantaged, and underserved. The Fund’s social service grantmaking on the local level focuses on Washington, DC, the Shenandoah Valley, and southwest Florida. Grantmaking in this category supports organizations that h…

Albertsons Community Investment - ID, MT, NV, CA, OR, UT, WA, WY, AZ, CO, F...

Albertsons Community Investment gives grants to nonprofit and school programs that meet the following focus areas: Hunger Relief, Health, Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyles. Geographical focus areas: Idaho, Montana, Southern Nevada, Southern California, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico or Texas.

Alex Rodriguez Foundation

The AROD Foundation is a non–profit organization dedicated to positively impacting families in distress by supporting programs focusing on improved quality of life, education and mental health.

Alvah H. & Wyline P. Chapman Foundation - Florida & Georgia

The Alvah H. and Wyline P. Chapman Foundation currently makes grants in support of not–for–profit organizations where the trustees and members live and are involved in the community. The Foundation will consider requests for support from organizations that have developed successful, innovative and creative programs that address the following: Children and Families, especially those at risk; Education, at all levels; Interracial and multiethnic…

Arts Council of Northwest

Supports artists and arts organizations in urban, suburban and rural communities throughout Northwest Florida, including the development of cultural facilities and artists’ spaces, information resources, technical assistance and training.

Arts Council of Northwest Florida

Supports artists and arts organizations in urban, suburban and rural communities throughout Northwest Florida, including the development of cultural facilities and artists’ spaces, information resources, technical assistance and training.

Bank of America Client Foundation - Sarasota, FL & Delaware

In 1961, Sarasota, Florida, Bank and Trust Company (now Bank of America) formed the Bank of America Client Foundation to support charitable endeavors in the local area. The Foundation is set up with funds from several donors with varying interests. The Foundation typically makes grants to local Sarasota organizations with a successful track record. Support is given to arts, community, natural science, historic preservation, education, and human service org…

BankAtlantic Foundation

The BankAtlantic Foundation was created in 1994 as a 501(c)3 corporate foundation. Since then, the BA Foundation and BankAtlantic have awarded more than $10 million to charitable organizations throughout the state of Florida. The BankAtlantic Foundation supports four key areas: Community and Economic Development, Human Services, Education and The Arts.

Blue Foundation for a Healthy Florida

The Blue Foundation for a Healthy Florida, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) philanthropic foundation that supports community–based solutions that enhance access to quality health–related services for uninsured and underserved Floridians.

Cape Coral Community Foundation

The purpose of the Cape Coral Community Foundation is to support the public well–being and to improve the quality of life in the greater Cape Coral community through the stewardship of permanently endowed and gifted funds. The Foundation offers funding for a wide array of projects but generally does not offer funding for travel, training/seminars, staff salaries and/or general operating expenses.

Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation

The Foundation™s funding interests are in the areas of Arts and Culture, Education, Health and Hospitals, Jewish Causes and Social Welfare. Its grants are concentrated in Greater Boston area and Palm Beach County, Florida. The Foundation does not consider endowment requests nor does it accept unsolicited proposals. If an organization wishes to be considered for an Initiative™s RFP recipient list, it should call Foundation staff to discuss i…

Celebration Foundation - Osceola, Florida

The Celebration Foundation awards charitable grants to projects and organizations that address Educational and Art/Culture based needs. The Foundation supports organizations that go beyond direct services by demonstrating a commitment to building community as an integral part of their work.

Charlotte Community Foundation - Charlotte County, Florida

The Charlotte Community Foundation, Inc. awards grants from its unrestricted funds to support innovative solutions for the citizens of Charlotte County through the implementation of projects and programs that address specific identified needs of the community and demonstrate a wide–spread positive impact on its residents.

Chartrand Foundation - Jacksonville

The Foundation supports valuable non–profits throughout the community that bring services to children and their families through Education and Community Support.

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties

Since its founding in 1972, the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties has granted over $78 million to the community in the areas of Arts and Culture, Community and Economic Development, Education, the Environment, Health and Human Services, Intergenerational Programs and Education, including more than $5.1 million in scholarships to more than 1,300 students in Palm Beach and Martin counties.

Community Foundation of Brevard

It is the policy of the Foundation to make grants for innovative or creative projects and to programs that are responsive to changing commuity needs in the areas of health, social service, education and cultural affairs. Organizations applying for a grant should be serving the citizens of Brevard County.

Community Foundation of Central Florida

The Community Foundation of Central Florida supports initiatives of engaged and invested citizens who convene around various affinities to carry out philanthropy and improve the quality of life in our community.

Community Foundation of Collier County

The Community Foundation of Collier County provides strategic philanthropy for donors and nonprofits to strengthen our community – forever. Funding “capacity building” is a major goal of the Community Foundation of Collier County. The Board of Directors of the Foundation has directed the grantmaking to focus less on program funding and more on grants that strengthen the internal skills, processes and resources that sustain organizations and the c…

Community Foundation of East Central Florida

Established in June 2000 to advance local philanthropy while responding to community needs and supporting charitable organizations. The Community Foundation of East Central Florida holds corporate, individual and family funds, that serve the charitable needs of three counties in East Central Florida: Volusia, Flagler, and Putnam Counties.

Community Foundation of Greater Lakeland

The Community Foundation of Greater Lakeland mission is to be a unique and vital partner to local charities by securing substantial sources of funds – not otherwise available – to strengthen the not–for–profit organizations whose services benefit the community at large.

Community Foundation of Greater Winter Haven

The mission of the Community Foundation of Greater Winter Haven is to make giving easy by managing endowed funds and other gifts, and to insure that the funds are used to solve community problems and improve the lives of people in the greater Winter Haven area.

Community Foundation of Jacksonville

We seek to help the citizens of Jacksonville and the surrounding region be good stewards taking care of our people, old and young, our environment, our communities and our talents.

Community Foundation of North Florida

The Community Foundation accepts grant applications through the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Donor Advised Fund. Nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply and applications are accepted on an on–going basis.

Community Foundation of Sarasota County

The Foundation accepts grant applications in the following areas: Arts and Humanities”increasing audiences for local artistic pursuits; Community Development”encouraging access to and use of community–based development methods; Education”supporting early childhood development, primary education through completion of high school, and preparation for employment; Environment”promoting ways to conserve resources, encourage…

Community Foundation of South Lake County

Each year, the Community Foundation of South Lake County makes many grants in the areas of education, health and wellness, community development, arts and culture, and youth and family services. See how we improve quality of life every day with our grant and scholarship programs.

Community Foundation of South Lake County

Each year, the Community Foundation of South Lake County makes many grants in the areas of education, health and wellness, community development, arts and culture, and youth and family services.

Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

The primary area to be served by the Foundation is Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas County, Florida. Program interests of the Foundation include arts and culture, community enablement, education, environment and animals, health and human services, history, neighborhoods, senior citizens, and youth and families.

Community Foundation of the Florida Keys

The Community Foundation Mission is to be a unique and vital partner to local charities by securing substantial sources of funds – not otherwise available – to strengthen the not–for–profit organizations whose services benefit the community at large.

Conn Memorial Foundation

The Conn Memorial Foundation was founded in 1954 by Fred K. Conn. The Foundation funds solely within Hillsborough County, Florida. The mission of the Foundation is to provide resources to organizations serving at–risk children and their families. Grants range in amount from $1,000 to $50,000 annually.

Coral Gables Community Foundation

Established in September 1991 by community leaders, the Coral Gables Community Foundation, through its discretionary, donor–advised, and scholarship funds have helped the youth, elderly, and disabled, and have provided dental care for needy children, sponsored cultural activities, awarded academic, dance, and music scholarships, and offered seminars to educate the public on important health, finance, and estate–planning issues.

Couch Family Foundation - Tampa, Florida

The Couch Family Foundation is established with the belief of giving back to the Hillsborough County community that enabled the founder to succeed. It is the mission of the Couch Family Foundation to support the following needs in the Hillsborough County community: Religious Organizations, Education, Medical Advancement.

Dade Community Foundation

The Foundation supports local nonprofit organizations with grants and technical assistance. It makes grants in the broad program areas of education, health, human services, arts and culture, environment, community and economic development. In addition to our unrestricted funds, our grantmaking through field of interest funds addresses the needs of the economically disadvantaged, abused and neglected children, immigrant and refugee populations, people with…

DeBartolo Family Foundation

The DeBartolo Family Foundation is a not–for–profit corporation created by the members of the Edward J. DeBartolo, Jr. family to benefit local communities. The Foundation annually awards scholarships to high school students, provides grants to individuals and organizations with exceptional requirements and presents the Spirit of Humanity Award, honoring non–profit, grass roots organizations that provide extraordinary assistance to Tampa B…

Disney Community Relations Program

Walt Disney World Co. extends a caring hand to the children of our community. Our programs and partnerships help to build better futures for our children and, ultimately, a stronger community for us all. It is the goal of Disney”Helping Kids Shine to engage children in society by creating healthy, guiding relationships with adults, providing constructive free time activities, offering character–building opportunities, and encouraging a sens…

Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation

The Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation continues to become an even more dynamic grant–making foundation. From exciting signature projects in medical genetics and public school health to continued support of numerous essential community initiatives, we remain committed to our mission to provide funding for programs and projects designed to improve, preserve, or restore the health and health care of people living in Miami–Dade County, Florida, with…

Dr. P. Phillips Foundation

The Dr. P. Phillips Foundation makes grants to nonprofit organizations that focus on educational programs, children and youth services, social services, cultural programs, and health or rehabilitative programs. Geographic focus: Orange and Osceola counties, Florida.

Dunspaugh-Dalton Foundation

Dunspaugh–Dalton Foundation, Inc. (“DDF”) has assisted qualifying, exempt 501(c)(3) organizations in achieving charitable goals. The areas of concentration have been cultural, educational, health and human services, religious and youth activities. Historically, most grants have been in Miami–Dade Florida, Monterey/Northern California and North Carolina.

Education Foundation of Collier County

The Education Foundation of Collier County, founded in 1990, is an independent not–for–profit organization whose purpose is to enhance learning for Collier County children and their teachers by engaging community support. Having begun with just a single program, The Education Foundation’s initiatives have evolved to support recruitment, retention, and recognition of excellent teachers and principals, and programs designed for individual st…

Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation

The Foundation welcomes grant requests from otherwise eligible tax–exempt organizations under Internal Revenue Code Sections 501(c)(3) and Section 509(a) headquartered within the Orlando MSA of Orange, Seminole, and Osceola Counties, Florida. The Foundation has broad interests in human service, education, health care and a limited interest in the arts. The Foundation has elected to focus these interests by concentrating on certain priorities within t…

Elizabeth Ordway Dunn Foundation - Environment

The Elizabeth Ordway Dunn Foundation encourages and strengthens charitable organizations active in areas of interest to the Directors. Support is concentrated in Florida. Preference will be given to organizations which are located in Florida for projects which will primarily benefit the state and its inhabitants. Support for projects that contribute to the long term development and stabilization of organizations, small and large, will be favored. National…

Ethel & W. George Kennedy Family Foundation - Miami-Dade County

In continuing a “tradition of giving,” Ethel & W. George Kennedy Family Foundation award grants for a variety of purposes and projects dealing principally with children’s issues, including: Education; Physical Therapy/Health; Counseling/Rehabilitation; and, Welfare. Further, the Foundation funds organizations (with general community interests) that provide or support, directly or indirectly: Medical/Health Care Assistance; Clothing/ Food and Shelt…

Gainesville Community Foundation

The Foundation works toward measurable community improvement through strategic grantmaking to benefit the arts, the environment, community development, education, health, social services, and other areas of interest.

Gibney Family Foundation - AZ, CA, CT, FL, ID, MA, ME, NH, NY, OR, VT, UT,...

The Gibney Family Foundation provides grants to non–profit organizations, within the scope of our influence, which can demonstrate an outstanding ability to empower those who are challenged, particularly the Blind, in their quest to live happier more productive lives. Even though the Foundation does not accept unsolicited grant proposals at this time, we are interested in discovering, working with, and supporting the most effective non–profit o…

Glazer Family Foundation

The Glazer Family Foundation is dedicated to assisting charitable and educational causes in the West Central Florida region. The Foundation works with established not–for–profit organizations that work with youth and families to help identify and create programs that support positive social and economic development within our communities.

Grants Fundraising.com

Grants Fundraising.com’s purpose is to help spread the word about grants programs initiatives and fundraising opportunities from foundations, 501c3 non“profits organizations and private sector sources by posting those initiatives on our site. If your organization, foundation or fundraising company has grants opportunities and you are looking to spread the word about it we invite you to contact us about it so we may be able to post your grant i…

Greater Escambia Community Foundation

The Greater Escambia Community Foundation, Inc. provides grants to area charities and other non–profit rganizations.

Gulf Coast Community Foundation of Venice

To assist in this difficult economic climate, the Foundation will focus its 2009–2010 responsive grants on operational support. Rather than fund specific programs, operating grant funds will be used to keep viable organizations strong in this difficult economy. This funding will help organizations deal with this year™s budget issues and allow them to focus on recouping potential shortcomings in subsequent years. Grant funds will not be direct…

Harry Sudakoff Foundation - Sarasota

Mr. Harry Sudakoff was a successful builder and developer from New York City who relocated to Sarasota, Florida in the early 1960™s. His original foundation was formed in New York and was transformed into a Florida foundation in 1993. Mr. Sudakoff had a lifelong spirit of generosity and believed in making an impact with his contributions. The Harry Sudakoff Foundation makes grants primarily in Sarasota County, Florida, in addition to organizations…

Hayes Family Foundation

The Hayes Family Foundation exists to promote intergenerational family unity by using venture philanthropy to enhance the effectiveness of worthy organizations within our communities. Areas of funding interest include: Women and families ” including programs that promote independence and empowerment. Programs that promote independence and empowerment. Education ” such as child mentoring and after school programs. Job Training ” for…

Hector Family Foundation - South Florida

The broad purpose of the Hector Family Foundation is to strengthen vulnerable families with an emphasis on promoting the health, well–being, productivity, and security of underprivileged and disadvantaged children and youth of South Florida.

Helios Education Foundation

Helios Education Foundation is one of the largest nonprofit organizations focused exclusively on education within Arizona and Florida. The Foundation works to improve student success across the education continuum in the areas of: Early Childhood Education; the Transition Years (Grades 5 “ 12); and Postsecondary Scholarships.

Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation

The Foundation’s two most notable community programs, Opening Doors for Children and the Holocaust Remembrance Project, rely strongly on Holland & Knight individuals who give generously of their time and talent to improve the lives of youth through mentoring, tutoring and scholarships. Most of the financial support of the Foundation comes from Holland & Knight LLP and members of the Holland & Knight law firm family. Key areas of support in…

HSBC Bank USA - CA, CT, FL, MD, NJ, NY, VA

Focusing on education and the environment, HSBC Bank USA builds strong, enduring relationships with a wide range of organizations, providing the resources and tools to sustain long–term results. HSBC’s 2008 U.S. social investment was $26 million and we were honored to have been recognized by more than 15 of our partner organizations for our philanthropy. HSBC Bank USA has branches in CA, CT, FL, MD, NJ, NY, VA.

Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation

The Foundation’s primary objective is to help meet the needs of economically and socially disadvantaged youth (prenatal through teens) and families, striving to address the causes of those needs wherever possible, and thereby prevent problems before they begin. The Foundation funds programs only in Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau and St. Johns counties.

Jane’s Trust

Jane™s Trust will make grants in the states of Florida, with a preference for southwest and central Florida; Massachusetts, with a preference for greater Boston and eastern Massachusetts; and in the northern New England states of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Preference will be given to organizations located in those states for projects which will primarily provide benefits within those states. Fields of interest include: Arts & Culture, E…

Jason Taylor Foundation - Children

In July 2004, Miami Dolphins All–Pro Defensive End Jason Taylor and his wife, Katina, established the Jason Taylor Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization. The Foundation™s mission is to support and create programs that facilitate the personal growth and empowerment of South Florida™s children in need by focusing on improved health care, education and quality of life.

Jerome and Mildred Paddock Foundation

The Jerome and Mildred Paddock Foundation purpose is to provide grants for religious, charitable, scientific, literary or education purposes. Favorable consideration will be given to benefit disadvantaged children and elderly populations.

Jim Moran Foundation

The mission of The Jim Moran Foundation is to improve the quality of life for the youth and families of Florida through the support of innovative programs and opportunities that meet the ever–changing needs of the community. Grants will be primarily awarded to the Florida counties of Broward, Palm Beach and Duval. The Foundation’s funding focuses include: Education, Elder care programs, Family strengthening programs, Meaningful after school prog…

Joy McCann Foundation - Tampa Bay

The Foundation supports: Concerned efforts to build a more vibrant Tampa Bay Area community; Excellence in medical, nursing and science education, research and patient care; Educational programs that nurture individual achievement; The role of the visual and performing arts in enhancing community life.

June & Julian Foss Foundation - WA, OR, CA, FL, MN

The June & Julian Foss Foundation supports programs and projects directed to children and youth, that promote values and that encourage an entrepreneurial spirit and a sense of curiosity and wonder. Our major goal is to change the life situations of young people in order to help them grow into healthy, responsible adults. We prefer to fund programs that provide preventive options, rather than enrichment experiences (as important as those are). The Foun…

Key Biscayne Community Foundation

The Key Biscayne Community Foundation is a nonprofit organization that raises money from individuals, families, corporations, foundations and other organizations, and makes grants to support charitable activities vital to the Key Biscayne community.

Lost Tree Village Charitable Foundation

The Lost Tree Village Charitable Foundation is dedicated to building a stronger community and improving the quality of life for all local residents. Grants are awarded annually to local non–profit health and human service organizations providing information, expertise and assistance to those in need. The Lost Tree Village Charitable Foundation’s geographic area extends from Delray Beach in southern Palm Beach County to Hobe Sound/Indiantown in s…

Lydia B. Stokes Foundation - NM, NH, MA, FL

The Lydia B. Stokes Foundation is committed to the Quaker philosophy of peace, justice and treating all creatures with respect. The Foundation supports building sustainable communities by focusing on social and economic justice, peace initiatives, the environment, women’s issues and local food and energy security. Grant making emphasis is in New Mexico, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Florida, but is not limited exclusively to those areas. Grants are…

M.B. & Edna Zale Foundation - TX, FL, OR, NY

The M.B. & Edna Zale Foundation honors the tradition of its founders through grants that stimulate change. To accomplish this mission, the Foundation acts as a catalyst for collaboration and makes grants in communities where the Directors live or have an interest. Grants are made primarily in the communities of Dallas (Dallas County) and Houston (Harris County), Texas; Boca Raton, Florida; Portland, Oregon; and New York, New York including Long Island….

Malone Family Foundation

The mission of The Malone Family Foundation is to promote positive changes in the lives of people, who in turn can build and enhance the communities in which they live. We support initiatives that improve the quality of education, the motivation and the self–esteem of students from pre–kindergarten through higher education. The Foundation has an especially strong interest in supporting innovative endeavors that lead to a better–educated p…

Manatee Community Foundation

The Foundation accepts proposals in the following areas: Arts and Humanities – increasing audiences for local artistic pursuits; Community Development – encouraging access to and use of community–based development methods; Education – supporting early childhood development, primary education through completion of high school, and preparation for employment; Environment – promoting ways to conserve resources, encourage responsi…

Margaret McCartney & R. Parks Williams Foundation

The Margaret McCartney & R. Parks Williams Foundation was established in 2001. It was the desire of Mr. & Mrs. Williams that the foundation be used exclusively for contributions to organizations, including governmental bodies, operated for religious, charitable, educational, veteran rehabilitative service, literary or scientific purposes or for the prevention of cruelty to children.

Naples Children & Education Foundation

The Naples Children & Education Foundation is committed to supporting charitable programs that improve the physical, emotional and educational lives of underprivileged and at risk children in Collier County. With over 90% of the children in the community living in poverty, NCEF has committed a substantial amount of funds over the next three years to the following initiatives: Out of School Services (after school/summer programming, etc); Early Childhoo…

Ocean Reef Foundation

The Ocean Reef Foundation will consider grants where a demonstrable need for funding for building, equipment, services or education, particularly of youths, is presented to the Grants Committee. Primary areas of interest in the surrounding communities of Key Largo, Florida City and Homestead: Education, Youth, Health, Environment.

Patterson Foundation - Sarasota

The Patterson Foundation is a private grantmaking foundation committed to investing in programs that strengthen communities by helping those most in need live healthy lives. The Foundation focuses its grants on human services and education programs related to oral health, animal health, and occupational and physical rehabilitation.

Patton Family Charitable Foundation

The mission of the Patton Family Charitable Foundation is to bring the family of Richard Patton together in a common purpose of charitable giving. In addition to furthering the good work of the charities they choose to support, the family looks to the foundation as a way to come closer, to share values and social concerns, and to honor the memory of Richard Patton. Areas of funding interest: aging, caregiving, education, museums, other community supporting…

Paul E. and Klare N. Reinhold Foundation - Clay County

The Foundation supports philanthropic and charitable programs through several different funding initiatives. Principal among these programs is the Reinhold Leadership Development Initiative. This program is dedicated to enhancing the leadership skills of senior staff members and volunteers that manage non–profit organizations. This grant program is restricted to organizations that provide meaningful services to the citizens of Clay County, Florida. T…

Peacock Foundation

Established by Henry B. Peacock, Jr. in 1947, the mission of Peacock Foundation, Inc. is to enhance and promote the good health and well being of children, families, and underprivileged persons in Southeast Florida, through contributions, gifts, and grants to eligible nonprofit organizations.

Pinellas Community Foundation

The Pinellas Community Foundation distributes grants twice annually to a wide variety of non–profit agencies, organizations and programs that enhance and support the quality of life in Pinellas County. Grant proposals are thoroughly screened and results evaluated to ensure that credible programming is delivered to community residents. The Foundation has three discretionary grants programs: Operating Grants, Competitive Grants and Cultural Outreach Gr…

Progress Energy Foundation

Foundation grants are a minimum of $10,000 and target specific issues within education, economic development and the environment. Grants are limited to organizations that serve Progress Energy customers in Florida, North Carolina or South Carolina.

Quantum Foundation

The Quantum Foundation’s mission is to advance health, education, and community betterment for the residents of Palm Beach County, Florida. To achieve our mission, we have organized our work around three Focus Areas –– Health, Education, and Community Betterment.

Rice Family Foundation

The Rice Family Foundation is working to make a positive difference in the lives of individuals, particularly children, by investing in educational initiatives in Florida. In carrying out its mission, the Rice Family Foundation considers a wide range of proposals concerning educational and developmental programs. However, the Foundation currently has a particular interest in enrichment programs strategically directed at early childhood literacy. The Founda…

Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation - MN, FL, CA

The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation was created in 2004 by Best Buy founder, Dick Schulze. He wanted to give back to the community in which he and his family grew up and gave him so much in return. It is Dick’s strong belief that a good education, supportive family and strong work ethic will prepare children for a successful future. To ensure families have the ability to be all they can be, the foundation focuses on the following areas: education…

Safeco - Orlando

Safeco realizes that the most vibrant and successful neighborhoods have three things in common: an economically strong foundation, the ability to protect that foundation, and a cohesiveness that makes them desirable places to live. Our funding priorities seek to build strength in each of these areas. We fund programs and organizations that play a role in: Building an economic foundation for strong neighborhoods, Helping neighborhoods flourish and thrive….

Scaife Family Foundation

The Foundation grant awards will support and develop programs that strengthen families, address issues surrounding the health and welfare of women and children, promote animal welfare, and that demonstrate the beneficial interaction between humans and animals. The Foundation will consider grants directed toward early intervention and prevention efforts in the area of drug and alcohol addiction. Consideration may be given to organizations that encourage pri…

ScanSource Charitable Foundation - AZ, FL, GA, KS, SC, TN, WA

The Foundation chief focus is on education and children. The Foundation funds activities in locations where ScanSource has an office, including Tennessee, Washington State, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kansas and S. Carolina. We are always on the lookout for new funding opportunities.

Schmidt Family Foundation

The Schmidt Family Foundation is a charitable organization dedicated to helping people help themselves. By providing an appropriate financial catalyst, the Foundation gives individuals the means to alleviate suffering or to make the most of their given abilities, that they may make the greatest returns to society.

Selby Foundation

The Selby Foundation has focused primarily on academic scholarships and grants for capital projects in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties. Effective immediately, the Selby Foundation is therefore moving to one grant cycle per year (instead of two). The next cycle is scheduled for spring 2010, and the next deadline to submit applications will be February 1, 2010. While the historical minimum request of $10,000 will still be in effect, we will…

Southwest Florida Community Foundation

The Southwest Florida Community Foundation was formed in 1976 with $500 from First National Bank of Fort Myers by a small, dedicated group of attorneys, trust officers and community leaders who had the vision and foresight to plan for the future needs of our rapidly growing community. The Foundation offers competitive grants for programs and projects in eight focus areas: animal welfare, arts and culture, community development, conservation and preservatio…

St. Joe Community Foundation - Northwest Florida

The St. Joe Community Foundation was created in 1999 as a way for The St. Joe Company (JOE) to invest in Northwest Florida’s civic infrastructure and build healthier communities: quality health care; good schools; respect for the environment; and programs that honor local arts and cultural heritage of the region. STJCF serves Bay, Franklin, Gulf and Walton Counties and is linked to those counties in perpetuity through its unique funding source.

Sun Sentinel Children's Fund

The Sun Sentinel Children’s Fund, a McCormick Foundation fund, grants are awarded three times a year to nonprofit organizations supporting the needs of South Florida children and families. Since 1991, more than $35 million has been granted to organizations in Broward and Palm Beach counties. The Children’s Fund supports the following types of programs: Food, shelter and emergency assistance, Education, Mental and physical health, Abuse and neglec…

Sun Sentinel Children's Fund - Southern Florida

The Sun Sentinel Children’s Fund, a McCormick Foundation fund, grants are awarded three times a year to nonprofit organizations supporting the needs of South Florida children and families. Since 1991, more than $35 million has been granted to organizations in Broward and Palm Beach counties. The Children’s Fund supports the following types of programs: Food, shelter and emergency assistance, Education, Mental and physical health, Abuse and neglec…

Wachovia Foundation

The Wachovia Foundation is a private foundation that is funded annually by Wachovia Corporation. We provide grants to eligible 501(c)(3) tax–exempt organizations in two primary and two secondary focus areas. Primary Focus Areas: Education, Community Development. Secondary Focus Areas: Health and Human Services, Arts and Culture. Geographical areas: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Yor…

White Family Foundation - West Central Florida

The mission of the White Family Foundation is to make a positive difference in the state of Florida by supporting qualified education, health care and religious needs of families and individuals. By providing funding to local educational, health care and religious organizations, the Foundation will make positive changes to people™s lives and build and enhance the community in which they live. The majority of grants are made in support of qualified…

William Gladden Foundation

Nonprofit organization website offering free publications about youth and family issues.

William J. and Dorothy K. O'Neill Foundation - Multiple States

The William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation directs and manages several grantmaking programs. Grants in response to requests from the communities we serve are made through the Capacity Building Grants program. At the O’Neill Foundation the application process for a capacity building grant is an ongoing collaboration between the Foundation and the grant seeker. Our goal is to support the applicant during all phases of the process by maintaini…