Lake Tahoe

Application Information

Period

New applications for the FY 2013/2014 funding cycle will be accepted from January 1, 2014 to 5:00 pm March 14, 2014. Applications received after 5:00 pm March 14, 2014 will not be considered for funding.

Information

Applicants should carefully study the Foundation priorities and the application guidelines before submitting a request. Please note that the Foundation primarily funds programs in the East Bay Area of Alameda County (California) and Central Florida. It is also important to note that the Foundation does not accept unsolicited applications. For the 2013/2014 funding cycle, the Foundation will only accept applications from previously funded organizations. Telephone inquires regarding program eligibility are discouraged.

Procedure Variations

New Applications

NOTE: For the 2013/2014 funding cycle, the Foundation will only accept applications from previously funded organizations.

Applicants should include the following information in their proposal:

  • History and activities of the organization
  • Specific program for which funding is sought
  • Significance and objectives of the program
  • Names and qualifications of key personnel
  • Program budget
  • Specific funds requested and how they will be used
  • Sources of other funding, committed or expected

Applicants should also enclose a copy of the following documents with their proposal:

  • Organizational chart
  • Names of the officers and directors and their affiliations
  • Latest 12-month financial statement
  • Current operating budget of income and expense by source
  • Most recent tax determination letter from the Internal Revenue Service (501(c)(3) Letter)
  • A cover letter containing organization name, project title, mailing address, telephone, contact person and total amount of funding requested should accompany the application. The cover letter should be signed by the president of the organization.

For Application timelines please refer to the Foundation News Page.

Please mail your completed application to:

US Postal Service:UPS or FedEx:
Jim Connell, Executive Director
C/O Poverello House
PO Box 12225
Fresno, CA 93777-2225
Jim Connell, Executive Director
C/O Poverello House
412 F Street
Fresno, CA 93706

Renewal Applications

Applicants should include the following information in their proposal:

  • A cover letter containing organization name, project title, mailing address, telephone, contact person and total amount of funding requested should accompany the application. The cover letter should be signed by the president of the organization.
  • Specific program for which funding is sought
  • Significance and objectives of the program
  • Program budget
  • Specific funds requested and how they will be used
  • Sources of other funding, committed or expected

For Application timelines please refer to the Foundation News Page.

Please mail your completed application to:

US Postal Service:UPS or FedEx:
Jim Connell, Executive Director
C/O Poverello House
PO Box 12225
Fresno, CA 93777-2225
Jim Connell, Executive Director
C/O Poverello House
412 F Street
Fresno, CA 93706