Miranda Lux Foundation Grant

Miranda Lux Foundation

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Grant amount: Up to US $25,000

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: Nonprofit Government Entity Elementary / Secondary School College / University

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Project / Program, Training / Capacity Building

Location of project: Counties in California: Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, Napa County, San Francisco County Show all

Location of residency: Counties in California: Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, Napa County, San Francisco County Show all

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Overview:

Background

The Miranda Lux Foundation, established in 1955, is a private foundation incorporated under California law. The Foundation accepts grant proposals from tax-exempt charitable institutions as defined under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code on a continuing basis. Members of the Board of Trustees meet quarterly to review proposals. There is no formal deadline to submit completed proposals to the Foundation.

Grantmaking Priorities

  • The Miranda Lux Foundation supports promising proposals for pre-school through junior college programs in the fields of pre-vocational and vocational education.
  • The Foundation also supports innovative academic enrichment, techonology training and performing and visual arts programs to help participants develop core job skills.
  • The Foundation limits its grantmaking to nonprofit organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area that serve young people ages 18 and under.

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

Eligibility:

  • Nonprofit charitable organizations that are exempt from federal taxes under section 501(c) (3) of the IRS Revenue Code can apply for grant.

Ineligibility:

  • The Foundation does not:
    • Accept funding requests from individuals, nor does it award loans, scholarships or grants to specific individuals
    • Assume any obligation to provide continuing support to grantee programs.
    • Make grants for annual drives, fundraising events, operating deficits or endowments.
    • Support sectarian religious activities or sectarian religious facilities.