Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

For Grant Seekers

Introduction

The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo holds over 800 funds and is one of the Western New York region’s largest grantmakers. Last year, the Community Foundation and its clients awarded $12 million to the community.

The Community Foundation currently manages the following grant opportunities, which are open to nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations. Click on each to learn more.


Next cycle to open January, 2018

Applying organizations should have focused efforts in one of the following areas:
  • Improve educational achievement for students living in low-income households
  • Increase racial/ethnic equity
  • Enhance and leverage significant natural resources
  • Strengthen the region as a center for architecture, arts & culture

Process is open

Applying organizations should have focused efforts in one of the following areas:
  • Caregivers
  • Community Assets
  • Design and Access
  • Youth Sports

Process opens in September, 2017

Next cycle opens Spring, 2018

Next cycle opens Spring, 2018

Next cycle opens Spring, 2018

Next cycle opens Spring, 2018

Next cycle to be announced in 2018

Applications accepted April 15 and August 15, 2017

Specific organizations are invited to apply on an annual basis

Next cycle opens November, 2017

Next cycle opens Fall, 2017

Next cycle opens July, 2018

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