2020 Grant Application

We award 20 to 30 grants each year. Grant proposals will be accepted beginning September 16th, 2019 until October 31st, 2019 by midnight EST. Grant decisions will be announced by December 6th, 2019 via email.

Please note, to be considered for a grant, you must be:

  • Primarily serving a population of low-income seniors or people with disabilities

  • Operating within 21 miles of a Griswold Home Care office

1. Contact Information *
1. Contact Information
Phone Number *
Phone Number
4. Organization's Address *
4. Organization's Address
5. Is your organization an IRS approved 501(c)(3) organization? *
8. Is the project/program you are requesting funding for a new program? *
Please be as specific as possible, including evaluation methods (150 word maximum)
1. Description of project/program including the goal of the program and expected outcomes 2. A description of those who will be directly helped by the program 3. The time frame for the program 4. The number of people your program serves and the geographic reach 5. Relevance of the project to the mission of Jean Griswold Foundation (500 word maximum)
11. Did your organization apply for a 2019 grant from the Jean Griswold Foundation? *
12. Did your organization receive a Jean Griswold Foundation grant in the past? *
Please note that our grant ranges from $500 to $2,000
15. Is this project contingent upon receiving the entire amount of your request? *
16. Main contact person for this program/grant request: *
16. Main contact person for this program/grant request:
17. How did you learn about Jean Griswold Foundation's request for proposals? *
19. Once you complete this application, please submit the required materials listed below to penny@jeangriswoldfoundation.com *
• Current determination letter regarding tax-exempt status under Sections 501(c)(3) and 509(a) of the Internal Revenue Code • Most recent 990 • Audited financial statement for the most recent year (if available) • Organization’s current operating budget • Program budget of your specific request • List of Board of Directors and current affiliations of your organization Please note that your application can only be considered after the required paperwork is submitted. Please label subject line of this email: 2020 Grant Proposal plus your ORGANIZATION'S FULL NAME