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Anthony F. Cordeiro Charitable Foundation Inc.

How To Apply For A Grant

Although a pre-proposal discussion is not necessary; should you have questions on whether or not your project would fit our criteria, please contact Melanie Cordeiro at (508) 340-8714 or melcordeiro@cordeirocharitablefoundation.org

Semi-Annual Grants
January - June 30th - First Cycle
July 1st - December 31st - Second Cycle
Applications must be submitted on the 30th of June and the 31st of December to be considered for the cycle.

Eligibility Guidelines
• Eligible applicants include new or existing nonprofit organizations that serve children and families in Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island
• Must have a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit designation from the IRS or operates under the fiscal sponsorship of a tax-exempt nonprofit (note: applicant is responsible for establishing that relationship BEFORE applying for a grant)
• Proposed program or project aligns with the Foundation's mission
• Applicant does not discriminate in the hiring of staff or the provision of services based on ethnicity, gender or gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability or national origin

Selection Criteria
Applications are reviewed holistically based on the following criteria:
• Demonstrated need
• Number of families served
• Strength of Organization (overall financial health)
• Staff/board strength to implement project or program
• Definition of successful implementation
• Feasible and realistic implementation plan/timeline

To apply, please follow the prompts on this link: Click Here