Black Community Fund
Opens Oct 26 2020 08:00 AM (CDT)
Deadline Nov 23 2020 05:00 PM (CST)
Description

Established as a fund at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation by the Hall Family Foundation in 1983, the Black Community Fund (BCF) has been investing in the African American community in Greater Kansas City for over 30 years. BCF grants provide support to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations focusing on enhancing the socio-economic aspects of the African American community in the Greater Kansas City area. The Black Community Fund became an affiliate of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation in 2007.

The Black Community Fund recognizes the disproportioned impact of COVID-19 on the community and has created the grant opportunity in response to this. 

Contact Information: blackcommunityfund@growyourgiving.org

Grant Range:
Grants usually range in size from $500 to $10,000. No organization may have more than one active grant or grant request with the Black Community Fund at any time. In general, the Black Community Fund will not be the sole or primary funder of a proposed project or organization.

Grant Requirements:
Preference will be given to black led, black serving organizations addressing the impact of COVID 19 on the black community.

Areas of Exclusion:

  • Grants to endowments or to consultants who help prepare, create and build endowments
  • Reduction or liquidation of existing debt
  • Capital expenditures
  • Scholarships or grants to individuals
  • Annual appeals or fundraising drives, membership contributions and conference expenses


If this is your first time accessing the application software, please click the Register button in the upper right hand corner. If you are a first time user, but your organization has an application account, please contact grants@growyourgiving.org or 816.627.3452 to be added to your organization.

Black Community Fund


Established as a fund at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation by the Hall Family Foundation in 1983, the Black Community Fund (BCF) has been investing in the African American community in Greater Kansas City for over 30 years. BCF grants provide support to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations focusing on enhancing the socio-economic aspects of the African American community in the Greater Kansas City area. The Black Community Fund became an affiliate of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation in 2007.

The Black Community Fund recognizes the disproportioned impact of COVID-19 on the community and has created the grant opportunity in response to this. 

Contact Information: blackcommunityfund@growyourgiving.org

Grant Range:
Grants usually range in size from $500 to $10,000. No organization may have more than one active grant or grant request with the Black Community Fund at any time. In general, the Black Community Fund will not be the sole or primary funder of a proposed project or organization.

Grant Requirements:
Preference will be given to black led, black serving organizations addressing the impact of COVID 19 on the black community.

Areas of Exclusion:

  • Grants to endowments or to consultants who help prepare, create and build endowments
  • Reduction or liquidation of existing debt
  • Capital expenditures
  • Scholarships or grants to individuals
  • Annual appeals or fundraising drives, membership contributions and conference expenses


If this is your first time accessing the application software, please click the Register button in the upper right hand corner. If you are a first time user, but your organization has an application account, please contact grants@growyourgiving.org or 816.627.3452 to be added to your organization.

Opens
Oct 26 2020 08:00 AM (CDT)
Deadline
Nov 23 2020 05:00 PM (CST)