Grants for orgs serving women and children

Posted by The Transition Network on January 29, 2018

Transition Network seeks agencies that serve women and children

The Giving Circle of the Philadelphia Chapter of The Transition Network — a donor advised fund of The Philadelphia Foundation — is pleased to announce that it is now accepting grant applications from nonprofit organizations serving the needs of women and children in the Greater Philadelphia area. A single grant of up to $20,000 will be awarded to one organization. The deadline to apply is March 2.

Proposals should request support for an innovative program to develop or enhance a collaboration with at least one other nonprofit organization to advance the well-being of women or children.

The Transition Network (TTN) is a national organization of professional women aged 50 and forward who seek to continue a life of learning, engagement and leadership in the world.

Applicant organizations must be located in the Greater Philadelphia area. They must have a 501(c)(3) public charity exempt status from the IRS. Any collaborating nonprofit must also be a 501(c)(3) organization and must submit documentation.

Criteria for selection include an innovative approach and the project’s feasibility.

Download the application with cover sheet.

• Applications must be received by 5 p.m. on March 2, 2018.
• The application must include a letter of commitment from the proposed collaborating nonprofit partner.
• Finalists will be contacted in May.

Grant awards will be announced by May 31, 2018.

Applications and all questions should be addressed to

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