Philadelphia Foundation announces first round of 2020 grants process

We are pleased to announce our first round of 2020 grants and their application deadlines. Additional grant opportunities will be posted soon on our website.

All programs seeking support should positively impact high poverty populations. There will be opportunity for multi-year support in select grant categories.

Direct Service Unrestricted Discretionary Grants
• Available on a competitive basis for well-run, direct-service nonprofits that connect those they serve to multiple resources.
• Open to nonprofits with budgets under $10 million
• Application deadline 5 p.m. Monday, April 6. Funding decisions announced the week of June 1.
Download the application.

Fund for Children Strategic Investment in Youth Grants
• Available to organizations that successfully engage youth to become analytical decision makers and action-oriented leaders who are post-secondary and/or workforce ready. Learn more.
• Next cycle of applications for May 2020 grants due Wed., April 8. Final cycle for Nov. 2020 grants due Oct. 5.
Download the application.

Free Capacity Building Support
• Available to all Greater Philadelphia nonprofits at no cost.
• Organizations can expand their capacity in such areas as marketing, web development, operations, strategy and more through a partnership with pro bono talent.
Learn more. Register.

Additional Grants
• Processes will remain the same in 2020 for Henrietta Tower Wurts Memorial and special initiative grants supported through our donors.
• Information on these opportunities is shared through eblasts, social media and on our web site under special initiative grants.

Questions? Contact us.