Helen Gertrude Sparks Charitable Trust Grant
Helen Gertrude Sparks Charitable Trust
Grant amount: US $5,000 - US $15,000
Deadline: Aug 1, 2018
Applicant type: Nonprofit
Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Applied Project / Program
Location of project: Anywhere in the world
Location of residency: Counties in Texas: Dallas County, Hood County, Tarrant CountyView website Save Need help writing this grant?
Helen Sparks was born in Fort Worth, Texas, but went to college in
the East. After graduation she returned to Fort Worth where she worked
with the Fort Worth Little Theater. A cultured woman, she was interested
in local artists and supported them by commissioning works. She also
enjoyed literature and needlepoint. The Helen Gertrude Sparks Charitable
Trust made its first distributions in 1971, and was created to benefit
charitable organizations focused on:
- The elderly, those who are disabled in any way
- Children who are disabled, orphaned or disadvantaged
- The arts, including performing and nonperforming arts
This foundation makes approximately 2-3 awards each year and grants are typically between $5,000 and $15,000.
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- The Trust considers requests from charitable organizations.
- The Trustee shall always show preference for
those organizations which do not receive the predominate portion of
their funds from government sources.
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