The Arlington Community Foundation awards several types of grants. Some grants are awarded on the recommendation of our donors, and others on a competitive basis. Currently, our competitive grant programs consist of the following grant types
- Arlington Education Fund Grants provide up to $1,500 to educators in Arlington to support innovative or unique projects that supplement and enrich the learning environment for preschool to adult students in Arlington. We are now accepting applications for Arlington Education Fund grants through Monday, October 19, 2015.
- Homelessness Prevention - Looking toward Tomorrow Grants provide up to $10,000 for 501(c)(3) organizations that provide temporary emergency assistance to individuals and families in Arlington. These grants are intended to allow these organizations to reform existing systems in order to increase capacity, test innovative programs, and/or imploement or improve collaborative efforts. We are now accepting applications for Arlington Education Fund grants through Monday, October 19, 2015.
- Prompt Response Grants provide rapid support of up to $1,000 to non-profits ($3,000 if the orgnization addresses homelessness) that are experiencing an urgent, unexpected need or unexpected, immediate opportunity. Applications accepted at any time