Gene Conley Foundation Grant

Gene Conley Foundation


Grant amount: US $5,000 - US $20,000

Anticipated deadline: May 1, 2019

Applicant type: Nonprofit

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

Location of project: Texas

Location of residency: Texas

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Overview:

The Gene Conley Foundation was created under the Last Will and Testament of Lillian Conley Martin, formerly Lillian Cornelius Conley, of Quanah in Hardeman County, Texas. Ms. Martin died on March 16, 1987.

The Gene Conley Foundation awards grants exclusively for religious, charitable, scientific, literary or educational purposes, or for the prevention of cruelty to children or animals. It's mission is to support a variety of charitable causes, primarily within north central, Texas.

Program areas:

  • Arts, culture, and humanities 
  • Education 
  • Environment, animals 
  • Health 
  • Human services 
  • Public/society benefit 
  • Religion

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

Eligibility:

  • To be eligible, organizations must qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Preferences:

  • Priority given to these organizations:
    • First Baptist Church, Quanah, Texas
    • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, Texas
    • Northwest Texas Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America, Wichita Falls, Texas