S. Mark Taper Foundation Grant

S. Mark Taper Foundation

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Anticipated deadline: Feb 14, 2021 12:00pm PST (Letter of inquiry)

Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Fields of work: Human & Social Services Health & Medicine Environment Education Civic Affairs Art & Culture

Applicant type: Nonprofit

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

Location of project: Counties in California: Imperial County, Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County Show all

Location of residency: Counties in California: Imperial County, Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County Show all

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About this funder:

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Overview:

S. Mark Taper Foundation

The S. Mark Taper Foundation, founded in 1989, is a private family foundation dedicated to enhancing the quality of people's lives by supporting nonprofit organizations and their work in our communities.

Funding Areas

The S. Mark Taper Foundation is a responsive grantmaker that typically provides funding in the following areas:

  • Arts
  • Civic Affairs
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Social Services

Types of Grant Funding Provided

  • General Operating Support (GOS): unrestricted, core operating support that bolsters an organization's overall mission and can be allocated as the organization sees fit.
  • Program: funding is allocated to a specific program or project within the organization.
  • Capital: funding is allocated to a physical project, such as the purchase of a building and/or land, renovating an existing building, constructing a new building, or purchasing equipment.

Grant Sizes

The S. Mark Taper Foundation has three size categories as follows:

CategoryGrant Size
SmallUp to $50,000
Medium$50,001-$100,000
Large$100,001 and above

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

Eligibility:

  • The S. Mark Taper Foundation will consider a Letter of Inquiry from a non-profit organization that provides services in any of the following eight Southern California counties:
    • Los Angeles County
    • Imperial County
    • Orange County
    • Riverside County
    • San Bernardino County
    • San Diego County
    • Santa Barbara County
    • Ventura County
  • An applicant must be certified as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
  • See FAQ for further guidelines.

Ineligibility:

  • For past grantees, there is a three-grant-cycle ineligibility period.

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