Furniss Foundation Grant

The Natalie W. Furniss Foundation


Grant amount: Approximately US $3,000

Anticipated deadline: Nov 1, 2018

Applicant type: Nonprofit

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

Location of project: New Jersey

Location of residency: Preferred: New Jersey Other eligible locations: United States

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Overview:

The Natalie W. Furniss Charitable Trust awards grants to humane societies and other organizations for the prevention of cruelty to animals.

About the Foundation

The Natalie W. Furniss Foundation was established in 1974 through the Last Will and Testament of Natalie W. Furniss, a resident of Longport, New Jersey. She was so devoted to her cats that her Will provided for their continued care and maintenance. Her Will also directed the bulk of her estate be used for the purpose of promoting the humane treatment of animals through contributions to humane societies and other organizations for the prevention of cruelty to animals.

Mission

To promote the humane treatment of animals.

Program areas: Environment, animals

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.
  • Funds are distributed to humane societies or other organizations furthering the prevention of cruelty to animals.

Preferences:

  • There are no geographic restrictions; however, the foundation has a practice of supporting organizations located in New Jersey.