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Frequently Asked Questions

Grants are awarded to registered 501c(3) organizations only. if there is a unique and demonstrated need, we may be able to refer you to area nonprofits that receive our funding and can help. You are responsible for having that designation in place before applying for a grant.

No. Applications may not be submitted if you applied (and were accepted) the previous year.

All recipients will be notified by email and regular mail approximately one month after the application due date.

Yes, all funds must be allocated within one year from the date of the award

No more than two. If there are two separate programs that align with the Foundation’s mission, you may submit a second application.

It depends on the number of applications we receive, the nature of the request, demonstrated need, audiences served and organizational strength. Please see “Evaluation Criteria” for more Information.

All entities receiving funding from AFC MUST submit a completion report at the conclusion of the grant project or program.