ECF of Boeing New Mexico Grant

Employees Community Fund of Boeing New Mexico


Grant amount: Approximately US $1,720

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: New Mexico

Location of residency: New Mexico

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Overview:

One of the largest employee-owned and managed funds of its kind in the world, the Employees Community Fund (ECF) of The Boeing Company has been empowering employees to make greater impact by pooling their tax-deductible donations for more than 60 years. Employee advisory boards provide combined employee donations to nonprofits in their community through ECF grants. Boeing pays all administrative costs so 100 percent of every employee dollar helps strengthen local communities.

The Employees Community Fund (ECF) of New Mexico is part of an international network of Boeing employee-owned and operated nonprofit charitable foundations that have overall goals for family, children and sciences.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Agencies must fall within the requirements of Section 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code and must also qualify with the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) organization.
  • Agencies must be located in or have significant operations in New Mexico in order to be considered for funding.

Ineligibility:

  • ECP New Mexico does not  accept requests for in-kind donations.
  • We do not support:
    • Organizations with practices that are inconsistent with company goals and policies
    • Organizations that denigrate or advocate discrimination or violence toward any racial, ethnic, or cultural group
    • Political candidates or organizations
    • Religious activities, in whole or in part, for the purpose of furthering religious doctrine. Faith-based organizations must provide services to all clients regardless of denomination and without expectation of clients’ participation in religious activities
  • We do not support:
    • Capital campaigns, memorials, and endowments
    • For-profit businesses, including third-party fundraisers, or public institutions
    • U.S. hospitals, hospital foundations, medical research, and health-related awareness campaigns
  • We do not support individuals or families, including:
    • Dissertations and student research projects
    • Loans, scholarships, fellowships, and grants to individuals
    • Travel expenses
    • Adoption services
  • We do not support individual schools or programs serving schools, including:
    • School-affiliated orchestras, bands, choirs, athletic teams, drama groups, yearbooks, or class parties
    • Travel, competitions, or field trips
    • Student tuition or tuition-based extracurricular programs
  • We do not support:
    • Nonprofit- and school-sponsored walk-a-thons, athletic events, and athletic group sponsorships other than Special Olympics
    • Advertising, T-shirts, giveaways, and promotional items
    • Printing for auction booklets, tickets, or one-time use items (e.g. invitations or flyers)
    • Door prizes or raffles
    • Athletic events and teams
    • Debt reduction
    • Computing equipment
    • Documentary films and publications
    • Media campaigns and advertising
    • Gifts, honoraria, gratuities, and awards
    • Individual cultural and ethnic festivals and community theaters, choral groups, and orchestras