January 2nd, 2018

2018 Community Foundation Grant Cycles Calendar

Take a look at the details for our comprehensive listing of 2018 Community Foundation Grant Opportunities


Applicants must serve Tompkins County and provide services for a charitable purpose to residents of Tompkins County unless otherwise noted. Applicants must also be a not-for-profit organization 501(c)3, (EIN number must be provided), or have a fiscal sponsor (supported by a written agreement).

In general, applications will be available on CommunityForce approximately 4 weeks before the deadline for each grant. You can find the CommunityForce link in each grant cycle section below.

Community Foundation offers 4 grant cycles:

1) Library Grant Cycle (Eligible applicants are the 33 libraries within the Finger Lakes Library System in Cayuga, Cortland, Seneca, Tioga and Tompkins counties)

2) Spring Grant Cycle (Serving Broome and Tompkins County with specific designations)

3) Women’s Fund Grant Cycle (Serving Women in Tompkins County)

4) Fall Grant Cycle (A two year grant cycle in 2017 and 2018 funding from 2017 applications in Tompkins County)

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