$600k Available for Nonprofits in the Greater New Orleans Area
Friday, August 12, 2011
Posted by: Matt Mullenix
Deadline is August 26 to Apply for GNOF’s IMPACT 2011 grants.
$600,000 available to address community needs in New Orleans.
The IMPACT Program is the Foundation’s largest
discretionary grant program. In partnership with its generous donors, the
Foundation invests in highly effective nonprofit organizations in the following
- Arts and culture;
- Health and human services;
application is a two-step process: Nonprofits first submit a two to three-page
letter of intent along with requested attachments. GNOF* program staff will
review all letters of intent and will contact those organizations that are
invited to submit a full application for funding.
Awards are expected to be announced in
December 2011. Nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations that serve the
Greater New Orleans region are eligible to apply. Organizations that are not
tax-exempt but have a fiscal agent relationship with a 501(c) (3)
organization are also eligible.
region incorporates the following parishes: Assumption, Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans,
Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St.
Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne, and Washington.
Contact: Martha Landrum
(504) 598-1290 or firstname.lastname@example.org
*The Greater New Orleans Foundation (GNOF) is a LANO Member.