The Kids Trust Fund Grant
The Foundation for Enhancing CommunitiesSuggest an update
Grant amount: Approximately US $2,500
Deadline: Feb 1, 2020 1:00pm PST
Applicant type: Indigenous Group Nonprofit Government Entity
Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Project / Program
Location of project: Counties in Pennsylvania: Cumberland County, Dauphin County, Franklin County, Lancaster County, Lebanon County, Perry County, York County Show all
Location of residency: Counties in Pennsylvania: Cumberland County, Dauphin County, Franklin County, Lancaster County, Lebanon County, Perry County, York County Show allView website Save Need help writing this grant?
About this funder:
The mission of The Kids Trust Fund is to help young children of abuse grow up in a happy, safe, and exciting environment. The Kids Trust Fund was created in 2005 by and in memory of Gary L. Houck, Jr. At the age of 29, Gary became a victim of suicide. Gary’s wish was to create a fund that would provide support and services to young children who are living with physical or emotional abuse, or neglect. The Kids Trust Fund is a fund of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities.
The Kids Trust Fund invites established nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations to submit proposals to support child-focused programs and services that are within the confines of existing programs and services that your agency currently provides.
Eligible activities may include:
- Therapeutic recreational, fun activities for children of abuse;
- Early intervention services;
- Support groups for individuals or families;
- Mental, emotional, or behavioral health services.
We are interested in supporting innovative activities that directly benefit children of abuse and their families. Proposals should:
- Be innovative and not duplicate existing programs and services
- Empower children of abuse
- Be collaborative in nature
- Have the potential to become long-term solutions to existing abuse issues involving youth
- Demonstrate measurable and achievable outcomes
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- Programs must meet the following minimum requirements:
- Serve children aged 0-18 years old and/or their families
- Operate within the counties of Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lebanon, Perry, York and Lancaster.
- Enhance or expand the services already provided by your organization (if your organization is proposing a new program, you must provide a plan for sustaining the program after the grant term)
- We do not fund:
- Capital campaigns
- Direct lobbying to influence legislation or funding appropriations
- Grants to individuals or for-profit organizations
- National and statewide umbrella organizations that cannot demonstrate a local presence
- New staff positions without a substantial plan for sustainability
- Religious organizations for religious purposes
- Retroactive projects
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