Grant Amount: $25,000
The Finish Line Youth Foundation announced partnerships with an internal council to launch a nationwide grant cycle. These grants will be awarded to organizations that make a difference in diverse and underserved communities throughout 2022. Each organizations can request up to $25,000.
What type of projects qualify for funding?
- Programming or activities for participation in programs that place an importance on personal development, an active and healthy lifestyle or education
- Improvements and/or renovations to existing buildings, grounds, and property or for new facilities and/or grounds
- Emergency needs that would somehow be keeping the organization from providing current services such as natural disasters or other unforeseen circumstances that require special funding to help
- Scholarships that provide full or partial funding to participate in programs provided by organization
The application deadline is August 8, 2022
The next winners will be announced on July 31, 2022 via email.
How to qualify?
- Must be currently filed under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code
- Must create positive impact specifically on diverse communities
- 51% or more of the population/participants are people of color
- Have demonstrated commitment and capacity to deliver culturally competent services
- Support efforts to alleviate the impact of race-based discrimination and disparities