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Request for Proposals

For nonprofit organizations, two RFPs with contact information are noted below, each with July 31 deadlines.

Dream Tags Proposal Deadline: July 31, 2021

The Community Foundation of Northern Nevada accepts proposals year-round for grants from the Dream Tags Charitable Fund. Proposals will be considered by the Advisory Board on Dream Tags at its next meeting and on an as-needed basis for emergency funding requests. Grant recommendations must be approved by the Board of Trustees of the Community Foundation. Deadline for nonemergency proposals is noon on July 31, 2021. Emergency funding requests may be submitted at any time using the Emergency Proposal form.

The Dream Tags Charitable Fund provides funding to engage Nevadans in wildlife conservation by focusing donated funds to restore resilience in at-risk Nevada habitats with strategic collaborative projects for sustained impact that supports the preservation, protection, management, or restoration of wildlife and its habitat. To be considered for funding, project proposals must demonstrate measurable impact in accordance with this purpose.

Applicants must be registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit agencies, nonprofit educational institutions, or governmental entities. Projects must be performed in Nevada. Grants are typically paid on a reimbursable basis for actual expenditures. Funding will not be provided for work performed prior to grant approval. Visit https://www.nvdreamtag.org for more information.

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Lauren Renda

Contact Lauren Renda, Philanthropic Advisor

Submit your proposal by July 31, 2021, to Lauren Renda, Philanthropic Advisor at Community Foundation of Northern Nevada.

Email LaurenCall 775-333-5499 Ext. 24

Truckee River Fund Proposal Deadline: Noon on July 31, 2021

The Community Foundation of Northern Nevada is accepting proposals for grants from the Truckee River Fund. Proposals will be considered by the Truckee River Fund Advisory Committee and grant recommendations must be approved both by the TMWA Board and the Board of Trustees of the Community Foundation. The fund advisors may recommend up to a total of $700,000 in grant awards but may choose to award less than the amount available.

The mission of the Truckee River Fund is to protect and enhance water quality or water resources of the Truckee River or its watershed. To be considered for funding, project proposals must demonstrate measurable impact in accordance with this mission. Please note that land and/or water rights acquisition projects are not considered to be a Truckee River Fund priority. To see projects funded by the Truckee River Fund, please go to http://www.truckeeriverfund.org.

View full RFP
Lauren Renda

Contact Lauren Renda, Philanthropic Advisor

Submit your proposal by noon on July 31, 2021, to Lauren Renda, Philanthropic Advisor at Community Foundation of Northern Nevada.

Email LaurenCall (775) 333-5499 Ext. 24