Education and Animal Related Grants

John and Maria Laffin Trust


Grant amount: US $2,000 - US $40,000

Next deadline: May 31, 2018

Later deadlines: Oct 31, 2018

Applicant type: Nonprofit College / University

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Applied Project / Program, Training / Capacity Building, General Operating Expense, Capital Project

Location of project: Los Angeles County, California

Location of residency: Los Angeles County, California

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Overview:

Note: This page details the Laffin Trust's Education & Animal Related funding guidelines. See details on Health & Human Services funding areas here

Mission

To provide grants to qualified 501(c)(3) organizations supporting education, animal welfare, medical research, and human services.

Foundation Information

The John and Maria Laffin Trust was created under the Will of Valentina Laffin in honor of her parents. The Trust provides support for education at the college and university level, animal welfare, medical research, and human services. Ms. Laffin died on March 19, 1985. She was a lifelong resident of Los Angeles, California.

Guidelines

The John and Maria Laffin Trust awards grants to organizations supporting education, animal welfare, medical research, and human services, as follows:

  • Education Funds - shall be granted to educational institutions at the college and university level in the Los Angeles City and County areas that are dedicated to maintaining and raising the standards of scholastic excellence.
  • Animal Related Funds - shall be granted to animal welfare organizations or foundations within Los Angeles City and County that are demonstrably dedicated to the preservation and humane placement of abandoned and/or homeless small domesticated animals.

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Eligibility:

  • To be eligible, organizations must qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
  • Geographic limitations: Grants for education and animal welfare are restricted to Los Angeles City or Los Angeles County, California.


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