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Request for Proposals

Periodically, the Community Foundation posts openings for submitting grant proposals.

Community Foundation of Elko County Grants Open June 1, 2022.

 

 

Community Foundation of Elko County Grant Cycle Opens June 1, 2022

Applications open on June 1, 2022 and must be submitted by July 31, 2022. 

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The Community Foundation of Elko County wants its community to be well. The 2022 grant cycle is seeking proposals offering programming and services to promote healthy lifestyles and build physical and mental health resiliency throughout the community. Special consideration may be given to organizations whose applications indicate plans for or reflect and established collaboration or partnership.

Considerations:
  • If the applying organization is not headquartered within Elko County, a designated lead based in Elko County must be determined.
  • If your proposal will be a collaborative effort, the application should be completed by the lead fiscal agent with partner agency and contact information provided with the application.

For more information about the Community Foundation of Elko County, click here.

 

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Dream Tags Charitable Fund Open Request for Proposal

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 their 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 non-emergency proposals is noon on July 29, 2022. 


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 big game, other wildlife, and their habitat. To be considered for funding, project proposals must demonstrate measurable impact in accordance with this purpose.

Applications may be sent to the Community Foundation of Northern Nevada by email to lrenda@nevadafund.org to be considered for funding. For questions or additional information, contact Lauren at the Community Foundation office.

Truckee River Fund 2022 Requests for Proposals

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 $800,000 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.

Deadline for submitting your completed proposal is Friday July 29, 2022 at noon.