Unrestricted Funds

Unrestricted Funds are funds that support existing community needs and are awarded on a competitive basis. 

Fund for Arlington: The Arlington Community Foundation is a local organization, responsive to community needs. Through this fund, the Foundation meets emerging needs and supports critical community assets. Recent grants supported a summer employment fair for teens, music and theater programs for children, and family literacy programs. Support for this fund will help to build a permanent philanthropic base of caring in our community.

Prompt Response: This unique and critically important fund allows the Foundation to immediately respond to unexpected community needs. Awards assist nonprofit groups dealing with both emergencies and unforeseen opportunities. Grants are received anytime throughout the year and a funding decision is made within five days.