Who Can Apply? (green box)
Who Can Apply?
Applicants must be either an organization designated as a public charity under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, with a non-private foundation status with the IRS, or a governmental unit or agency.
The Foundation provides grants to organizations supporting Cuyahoga County’s underserved communities.
The Foundation does not fund:
- Religious organizations for religious or evangelical purposes
- Projects outside Cuyahoga County that do not directly benefit Cuyahoga County residents
- Fundraising events
- Endowment funds
- Biomedical research
- Debt retirement
- Private foundations or public charities with a 509(a)(3), Type III., Non-Functionally Integrated designation with the IRS.