Meacham Foundation Memorial Grant

American Humane

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Grant amount: Up to US $4,000

Next deadline: Apr 30, 2020

Later deadlines: Oct 31, 2020

Applicant type: Government Entity Nonprofit

Funding uses: Capital Project, Education / Outreach, Project / Program

Location of project: United States

Location of residency: United States

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About this funder:



The Meacham Foundation Memorial Grant was established in 1969, in memory of Ms. Tressa Meacham, to provide financial assistance to agencies for shelter expansion or improvements.

The Meacham Foundation Memorial Grant can help with projects such as:

  • Animal environment enrichment
  • Equipment for veterinary care
  • Equipment for spay/neuter
  • Kennel or cattery renovation
  • Capital campaigns
  • Equipment that positively impacts the welfare of animals in the shelter

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


  • Grant money must be used to increase and/or improve the quality of care given to animals.
  • Grants may be awarded in any amount up to $4,000.
  • Funding to any one agency is limited to $4,000 per fiscal year.
  • Agencies receiving grants for construction or capital improvement must either: 1) own the property on which such improvements will be made; or 2) hold a long­term lease, with a minimum of five years remaining, on the property and/or facility.


  • Individuals, businesses and corporations are not provided for in the guidelines of the fund.
  • Meacham Grants may not be used for supplementing an agency’s operating budget, reducing deficits, purchasing vehicles, fund raising (e.g., gift shops, thrift stores), or for performing routine maintenance.